Amyloid β-peptide (42-1) (human)
Biological ActivityAmyloid β-peptide (42-1) (human) is an inactive control peptide for amyloid β-peptide (1-42), the predominant form of amyloid β-peptide found in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease.
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Amyloid-beta peotide is toxic to neurons in vivo via indirect mechanisms.
Walsh et al.
Mitochondrial respiratory inhibition and oxidative stress elevate β-secretase (BACE1) proteins and activity in vivo in the rat retina.
Xiong et al.
Exp.Brain Res., 2007;181:435
Proteomic identification of proteins oxidized by Aβ(1-42) in synaptosomes: Implications for Alzheimer's disease.
Boyd-Kimball et al.
Brain Res., 2005;1004:206
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Cannabidiol reduces Aβ-induced neuroinflammation and promotes hippocampal neurogenesis through PPARγ involvement.
Authors: Esposito Et al.
PLoS One 2011;6:e28668
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