Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications / 2014 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Inhibitory Effect of Curcumin-Cu(II) and Curcumin-Zn(II) Complexes on Amyloid-Beta Peptide Fibrillation

Figure 1

(a) Chemical structures of mononuclear Curcumin-metal complex showing the -diketone moiety of Curcumin as the metal binding site and (b) UV-vis absorption spectra of Curcumin (—), Curcumin-Cu(II) complex (- - -), and Curcumin-Zn(II) complex (····).