Diseases Caused By Protein Damage. By: Abenezer Abraham. 3 Diseases. - Parkinson’s Disease -Lou Gehrig’s Disease Alzheimer’s Disease. Parkinson’s Disease . Parkinson’s Disease . 2 Steps & 2 enzymes. 1 st Step and 1 st Enzyme. 1 st Step
By: Abenezer Abraham
-Abnormal processing of the amyloid precursor protein leads to a series of events that result in Alzheimer’s.
-Beta Amyloid Plaques
The Gamma Secretase forms Beta Amyloid 40 (Major) and the Beta Amyloid 42 (minor)
*The Beta Amyloid 42 forms amyloid plaque