Potential of Microfluidics and Lab-on-Chip Platforms to Improve Understanding of “prion-like” Protein Assembly and Behavior

Human aging is accompanied by a relevant increase in age-associated chronic pathologies, including neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. The appearance and evolution of numerous neurodegenerative diseases is paralleled by the appearance of intracellular and extracellular accumulation of misfolde...

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Main Authors: Jose A. del Rio, Isidre Ferrer
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2020-09-01
Series:Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology
Online Access:https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fbioe.2020.570692/full