Clinical Relevance of Heat Shock Proteins
A sudden increase of the physiological temperature (heat shock) elicits in cells a specific sequence of biochemical events designated, on the whole, as “heat shock response”1. Since this response occurs whenever the cells are exposed to adverse, stressing, conditions this behaviour is also generically referred to as stress response.
KeywordsHeat Shock Protein Heat Shock Response Human Melanoma Cell Human Melanoma Cell Line Mouse Embryo Cell
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