Table 1: Observed and predicted amyloid forming regions of amylin.

YearAmyloidogenic regionPredicted or observed

1990 [35]20–29Observed
1999 [42]17–34, 24–37, 30–37Observed
2000 [43]20–29Observed
2000 [36]23–27 and 22–27Observed
2001 [44]22–29Observed
2001 [39]8–20Observed
2002 [38]14–18, 14–22, 14–20, 15–20, 15–19Observed
2002 [37]22–27Observed
2003 [45]12–17, 15–20Observed
2005 [40]12–17, 22–27, 31–37Observed
2006 [46]13–18Predicted
2007 [41]8–17, 28–37Predicted
2007 [47]12–18, 15–20, 22–28Predicted
2009 [48]8, 13, 17, 25, 27, 32*Predicted

*Nucleation sites.