Ann Tiiman

Summary

Affiliation: Tallinn University of Technology
Country: Estonia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of agitation on the peptide fibrillization: Alzheimer's amyloid-β peptide 1-42 but not amylin and insulin fibrils can grow under quiescent conditions
    Ann Tiiman
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn, 12618, Estonia
    J Pept Sci 19:386-91. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The missing link in the amyloid cascade of Alzheimer's disease - metal ions
    Ann Tiiman
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn 12618, Estonia
    Neurochem Int 62:367-78. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Interactions of Zn(II) and Cu(II) ions with Alzheimer's amyloid-beta peptide. Metal ion binding, contribution to fibrillization and toxicity
    Vello Tougu
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn 12618, Estonia
    Metallomics 3:250-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Effect of agitation on the peptide fibrillization: Alzheimer's amyloid-β peptide 1-42 but not amylin and insulin fibrils can grow under quiescent conditions
    Ann Tiiman
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn, 12618, Estonia
    J Pept Sci 19:386-91. 2013
    ..The reason for the different sensitivity of the in vitro fibrillization of these peptides towards agitation in the fibril growth phase remains elusive...
  2. doi request reprint The missing link in the amyloid cascade of Alzheimer's disease - metal ions
    Ann Tiiman
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn 12618, Estonia
    Neurochem Int 62:367-78. 2013
    ..This review focuses on the role of Zn(II) and Cu(II) in AD, and revisits the amyloid cascade hypothesis demonstrating the possible roles of Zn(II) and Cu(II) in the disease pathogenesis...
  3. doi request reprint Interactions of Zn(II) and Cu(II) ions with Alzheimer's amyloid-beta peptide. Metal ion binding, contribution to fibrillization and toxicity
    Vello Tougu
    Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn University of Technology, Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn 12618, Estonia
    Metallomics 3:250-61. 2011
    ..This might provide a key for understanding the putative role of copper in Aβ toxicity and AD pathology...