Amyloid (image) University of Washington Share Print E-Mail Caption An abnormal protein, left, is intercepted by the UW's compound that can bind to the toxic protein and neutralize it, as shown at right. Credit U of Washington Usage Restrictions Photo credit required. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.