Heat shock in the springtime

  title={Heat shock in the springtime},
  author={Kevin A Morano and Lea Sistonen and Val{\'e}rie Mezger},
  journal={Cell Stress and Chaperones},
A collaborative workshop dedicated to the discussion of heat shock factors in stress response, development, and disease was held on April 22–24, 2014 at the Université Paris Diderot in Paris, France. Recent years have witnessed an explosion of interest in these highly conserved transcription factors, with biological roles ranging from environmental sensing to human development and cancer.