ALS and the Copper Chaperone CCS

Marjatta Son, Jeffrey L. Elliott

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProtein Chaperones and Protection from Neurodegenerative Diseases
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages43
ISBN (Print)9780470569078
StatePublished - Jun 6 2011


  • ALS and copper chaperone CCS, specific trafficking - and utilization pathways, copper to targets
  • CCS role, normal physiological function of SOD1 - copper to SOD1, maturation of SOD1
  • Human CCS, 54-kDa homodimeric protein - final posttranslational processing of copper/zinc superoxide dismutase (SOD1)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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