Gene Symbol: HSP17.4
Description: heat shock protein 17.4
Alias: ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 17.4, ATHSP17.4, SMALL HEAT-SHOCK PROTEIN 17.4, heat shock protein 17.4, heat shock protein 17.4
Species: thale cress
Products:     HSP17.4

Top Publications

  1. Kim D, Xu Z, Na Y, Yoo Y, Lee J, Sohn E, et al. Small heat shock protein Hsp17.8 functions as an AKR2A cofactor in the targeting of chloroplast outer membrane proteins in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2011;157:132-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these data, we propose that Hsp17.8 functions as an AKR2A cofactor in targeting membrane proteins to plastid outer membranes under normal physiological conditions. ..
  2. McLoughlin F, Basha E, Fowler M, Kim M, Bordowitz J, Katiyar Agarwal S, et al. Class I and II Small Heat Shock Proteins Together with HSP101 Protect Protein Translation Factors during Heat Stress. Plant Physiol. 2016;172:1221-1236 pubmed
    ..Thus, CI and CII sHSPs have both unique and overlapping functions and act either directly or indirectly to protect specific translation factors in cytosolic stress granules. ..
  3. Wehmeyer N, Hernandez L, Finkelstein R, Vierling E. Synthesis of small heat-shock proteins is part of the developmental program of late seed maturation. Plant Physiol. 1996;112:747-57 pubmed
    ..In total the data indicate that the expression of sHSPs in seeds is part of the normal developmental program of late seed maturation and the presence of sHSPs has adaptive significance for plant reproduction. ..