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Research Article

Molecular Origin of Polyglutamine Aggregation in Neurodegenerative Diseases

  • Sagar D Khare,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Feng Ding,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Kenneth N Gwanmesia,

    Affiliations: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America, Department of Physics and Pre-Engineering, Delaware State University, Dover, Delaware, United States of America

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  • Nikolay V Dokholyan mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: dokh@med.unc.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Published: August 26, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.0010030

About the Authors

Sagar D Khare, Feng Ding, Kenneth N Gwanmesia, Nikolay V Dokholyan
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America
Kenneth N Gwanmesia
Department of Physics and Pre-Engineering, Delaware State University, Dover, Delaware, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: dokh@med.unc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SDK, FD, and NVD conceived and designed the experiments. SDK, FD, and KNG performed the experiments. SDK, FD, and NVD analyzed the data. SDK and NVD wrote the paper.