Hsp70: anti-apoptotic and tumorigenic protein.


Heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) is a powerful chaperone whose expression is induced in response to a wide variety of physiological and environmental insults, including anticancer chemotherapy, thus allowing the cell to survive to lethal conditions. Hsp70 cytoprotective properties may be explained by its anti-apoptotic function. Indeed, this protein can… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-61779-295-3_16


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