Vesicle-based assays to study membrane interactions of amyloid peptides

Ravit Malishev, Sofiya Kolusheva, Raz Jelinek

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4 Scopus citations


The growing interest in membrane interactions of amyloidogenic peptides and proteins emanates from the realization that lipid bilayers and membranes play central roles in the toxicity and pathological pathways of amyloid diseases. This chapter presents experimental schemes designed to study membrane interactions and membrane-induced fibrillation of amyloid peptides.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication Protein Misfolding Diseases
PublisherHumana Press Inc.
Number of pages13
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2019

Publication series

NameMethods in Molecular Biology
ISSN (Print)1064-3745
ISSN (Electronic)1940-6029


  • Amyloid peptides
  • Amyloid-membrane interactions
  • Fibrillation
  • Lipid bilayer fluidity
  • Membrane dynamics
  • Membranes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics


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