Heat-shock proteins and development.

@article{Bond1987HeatshockPA,
  title={Heat-shock proteins and development.},
  author={Ursula Bond and Milton J Schlesinger},
  journal={Advances in genetics},
  year={1987},
  volume={24},
  pages={1-29}
}
At the simplest level there is little doubt that the heat shock response is homeostatic, to protect the cell against the ravages of the environmental insult and ensure that the cell can continue its normal life after the crisis has passed.