Detection of prions by analytical methods. Osman Adil Jamshed Chem 4101 9th December, 2011. Prions. Prions are misfolded form of proteins classified as infectious pathogens.
Osman Adil Jamshed
9th December, 2011
Structure 'a' is normal PrP with only alpha helix and structure 'b' is prion with beta sheets
Possible mechanism for the conversion.
Q-TOF mass spectrometer operating in MS (upper) and MS/MS mode (lower) modes.
MS/MS real life picture