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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Molecular Chaperones Dissolving Prions

Caption: An image of molecular chaperones (Hsp110, Hsp70, and Hsp40) dissolving Sup35 prions.

Credit: James Shorter, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

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