Gene Symbol: HSP17.6II
Description: 17.6 kDa class II heat shock protein
Alias: 17.6 kDa class II heat shock protein, F14F18.190, F14F18_190, 17.6 kDa class II heat shock protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. 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. ..
  2. Sun W, Bernard C, van de Cotte B, Van Montagu M, Verbruggen N. At-HSP17.6A, encoding a small heat-shock protein in Arabidopsis, can enhance osmotolerance upon overexpression. Plant J. 2001;27:407-15 pubmed
    ..6A expression. Overproduction of At-HSP17.6A could increase salt and drought tolerance in Arabidopsis. The chaperone activity of At-HSP17.6A was demonstrated in vitro. ..