What is the function of "stress" proteins under heat shock conditions and how is this related to their function under normal conditions? I explain the mechanism underlying their actions in the cell.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com July 19, 2018, 9:12 pm ad1c9bdddf
Stress proteins, some of which are heat shock proteins (HSPs), are a group of proteins that are present in all cells. They are induced when a cell undergoes environmental stress like heat, cold and oxygen deprivation. These proteins are also present in cells under normal conditions, ...
Stress proteins are defined.