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heat shock protein

[¦hēt ‚shäk ′prō‚tēn]
(cell and molecular biology)
Any of a group of proteins that are synthesized in the cytoplasm of cells as part of the heat shock response and act to protect the chromosomes from damage.
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We have previously sequenced the full -length cDNA encoding the putative stress induced heat shock protein HSPA6 from Arabian camel (NCBI Gene Bank accession number HQ214118.
The 14,000-molecular-weight antigen of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is related to the alpha-crystallin family of low-molecular-weight heat shock proteins.
As time progressed (150-300 min), protein degradation and stress response factors, including heat shock proteins, were all significantly differentially expressed and significantly enriched.
National Institutes of Health researchers have identified a novel role for a gene known as heat shock protein 60 (Hsp60), finding that it is critical in tissue regeneration and wound healing.
Heat shock proteins in the brain: role of Hsp70, Hsp 27, and HO-1 (Hsp32) and their therapeutic potential.
Expression of small heat shock proteins after parasitization Small heat shock protein (sHSP) as molecular chaperones, protect proteins from being denatured during extreme conditions (Li et al.
Molecular chaperones, including heat shock proteins (HSPs) and glucose-regulated proteins (GRPs), are some of the most abundant cellular proteins.
It has been suggested that the lack of introns in inducible HSP70 genes could help to circumvent blocks in RNA splicing and enable preferential expression of heat shock proteins during periods of stress (Huang et al.
The expression of heat shock proteins (HSPs) in aged rats was increased significantly after single long-duration (S1) and multiple short-duration (M1) types than S2 and M2 types of exercise training in soleus (SOL) skeletal muscles.
Prior to cooking over the surface, applying to that surface a composition comprising: at least one surfactant; an anti-deposition agent selected from the group consisting of hydrogen peroxide, citric acid, acetic acid, phosphoric acid, sulfuric acid, and a combination thereof; and a protein component comprising yeast proteins and polypeptides selected from the group consisting of heat shock proteins and polypeptides; and stress proteins and polypeptides; wherein the yeast proteins and polypeptides are obtained from fermenting yeast cells and subjecting a mixture obtained from the yeast fermentation to stress.
Heat shock proteins (HSPs) play an important physiological roles in both the normal and stressed cell.

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