The formation of amyloid fibers is usually associated with aging and neurodegeneration. In this issue of Molecular Cell, Ji et al. (2019) demonstrate that the deubiquitinase Otu coalesces into amyloid-like fibers to enhance its activity and ensure its optimum biological function.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)225-226
Number of pages2
JournalMolecular Cell
Volume74
Issue number2
DOI
Publication statusPublished - 18 Apr 2019

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