Single particle tracking of amyloid oligomers on the plasma membrane of living cells

Year: 2011

Authors: Calamai M., Pavone F.

Autors Affiliation: LENS-European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy, University of Florence, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy

Abstract: This research uses innovative nanotechnology approaches to tackle the causes of Alzheimer\’s disease and other amyloid disorders. The ultimate goal is the development of alternative strategies to study these debilitating pathologies.

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KeyWords: Alzheimer\’s disease; Living cell; Single particle tracking, Cell membranes; Diseases; Oligomers; Pathology, Glycoproteins