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Waltz, an exciting new move in amyloid prediction

A new amyloid-prediction tool, Waltz, offers advantages over previous amyloid-prediction tools for distinguishing 'true' amyloids from amorphous aggregates.

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Figure 1: How it works in practice: Waltz run on the enzyme superoxide dismutase (SOD1), which misfolds into neural deposits in the neurodegenerative disease amyotropic lateral sclerosis.


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Oliveberg, M. Waltz, an exciting new move in amyloid prediction. Nat Methods 7, 187–188 (2010).

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