Journal article

Intracellular amyloid formation in muscle cells of A beta-transgenic Caenorhabditis elegans: determinants and physiological role in copper detoxification

Alicia N Minniti, Daniela L Rebolledo, Paula M Grez, Ricardo Fadic, Rebeca Aldunate, Irene Volitakis, Robert A Cherny, Carlos Opazo, Colin Masters, Ashley I Bush, Nibaldo C Inestrosa



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Funding Acknowledgements

Some nematode strains used in this work were provided by the Caenorhabditis Genetics Center, which is funded by the NIH National Center for Research Resources (NCRR). This work was supported by the International Copper Association (ICA, New York, N.Y.), FONDAP-Biomedicine grant N<SUP>o</SUP> 13980001, Millennium Institute of Fundamental and Applied Biology (MIFAB), the Center for Aging and Regeneration (CARE), PFB 12/2007, Base Financing Program for Scientific and Technological Centers of Excellence, CONICYT, the Alzheimer's Association, the NHMRC and the NIA (R01AG12686 to AIB).