Gene Symbol: hsp-16.48
Description: Heat shock protein Hsp-16.48/Hsp-16.49
Alias: Heat shock protein Hsp-16.48/Hsp-16.49
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Stringham E, Dixon D, Jones D, Candido E. Temporal and spatial expression patterns of the small heat shock (hsp16) genes in transgenic Caenorhabditis elegans. Mol Biol Cell. 1992;3:221-33 pubmed
    ..elegans to be characterized in detail at the molecular level, and the promoters of these genes should find wide applicability in studies of tissue- and developmentally regulated genes in this experimental organism. ..
  2. Russnak R, Candido E. Locus encoding a family of small heat shock genes in Caenorhabditis elegans: two genes duplicated to form a 3.8-kilobase inverted repeat. Mol Cell Biol. 1985;5:1268-78 pubmed
    ..The intron separated variable and conserved regions within the amino acid sequences of the encoded heat shock polypeptides. ..
  3. Morley J, Morimoto R. Regulation of longevity in Caenorhabditis elegans by heat shock factor and molecular chaperones. Mol Biol Cell. 2004;15:657-64 pubmed
    ..The interaction of ILS with HSF-1 could represent an important molecular strategy to couple the regulation of longevity with an ancient genetic switch that governs the ability of cells to sense and respond to stress. ..
  4. Chan S, Slack F. Ribosomal protein RPS-14 modulates let-7 microRNA function in Caenorhabditis elegans. Dev Biol. 2009;334:152-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate an interactive relationship between let-7 miRNA function and ribosomal protein RPS-14 in regulation of terminal differentiation that may help in understanding the mechanism of translational control by miRNAs. ..
  5. Johnson J, Rajamanoharan D, McCue H, Rankin K, Barclay J. Small Heat Shock Proteins Are Novel Common Determinants of Alcohol and Nicotine Sensitivity in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2016;202:1013-27 pubmed publisher
    ..48 protein that specified its function in comparison to related small HSPs. Our findings establish and characterize a novel genetic determinant underlying sensitivity to diverse addictive substances. ..