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HSP42 / YDR171W Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.

Protein Product
heat shock protein HSP42
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Small heat shock protein (sHSP) with chaperone activity; forms barrel-shaped oligomers that suppress unfolded protein aggregation; involved in cytoskeleton reorganization after heat shock; protein abundance increases and forms cytoplasmic foci in response to DNA replication stress 1 2 3 4 5