An Amyloid Organelle: Solid State NMR Evidence for Cross-Beta Assembly of Gas Vesicles

Functional amyloids have been identified in a wide range of organisms, taking on a variety of biological roles and being controlled by remarkable mechanisms of directed assembly. Here, we report that amyloid fibrils constitute the ribs of the buoyancy organelles of Anabaena flos-aquae. The walls of...

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Main Authors: Bayro, Marvin J., Daviso, Eugenio, Belenky, Marina, Griffin, Robert Guy, Herzfeld, Judith
Other Authors: Francis Bitter National Magnet Laboratory
Format: Article
Language:en_US
Published: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2012
Online Access:http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/74602
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1589-832X

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