Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Selection of peptides binding to the amyloid b-protein reveals potential inhibitors of amyloid formationAlexander L Schwarzman
Institute for Experimental Medicine, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, St Petersburg, Russia
Amyloid 12:199-209. 2005..These properties demonstrate that binding of selected peptides to the amyloid beta-protein may provide potent therapeutic compounds for the treatment AD...
- A sensitive and quantitative assay for normal PrP in plasmaLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, United States
J Virol Methods 149:251-9. 2008..This is a novel and sensitive assay for the detection of PrP in plasma that could be developed into a platform for a plasma-based TSE test...
- Reduction of transmissible spongiform encephalopathy infectivity from human red blood cells with prion protein affinity ligandsLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, VA Medical Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Transfusion 46:1152-61. 2006..Currently, blood-borne TSE infectivity cannot be detected with a diagnostic test, nor is it likely to be amenable to inactivation; however, its depletion with specific adsorp-tive ligand resins is possible...
- Reduction in infectivity of endogenous transmissible spongiform encephalopathies present in blood by adsorption to selective affinity resinsLuisa Gregori
Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, VA Medical Center, University of Maryland at Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Lancet 368:2226-30. 2006....