HSF1 gene

Known as: HEAT-SHOCK TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR 1, HEAT-SHOCK FACTOR 1, heat shock transcription factor 1 
This gene plays a role in the activation of transcription in response to environmental stress.

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1991-2017
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Heat-Shock Factor 1 (HSF1), master regulator of the heat-shock response, facilitates malignant transformation, cancer cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Heat shock factor 1 (HSF1) is the master regulator of the heat shock response in eukaryotes, a very highly conserved protective… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Polyglutamine diseases are inherited neurodegenerative diseases characterized by misfolding and aggregation of proteins… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Induction of molecular chaperones is the characteristic protective response to environmental stress, and is regulated by a… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The activation of eukaryotic heat shock protein (Hsp) gene expression occurs in response to a wide variety of cellular stresses… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
HSF1 is the major heat shock transcriptional factor that binds heat shock element (HSE) in the promoter of heat shock proteins… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Heat shock and other proteotoxic stresses cause accumulation of nonnative proteins that trigger activation of heat shock protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rapid yet transient transcriptional activation of heat shock genes is mediated by the reversible conversion of HSF1 from an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Transcriptional activity of heat shock (hsp) genes is controlled by a heat-activated, group-specific transcription factor(s… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Human cells respond to heat stress by inducing the binding of a preexisting transcriptional activator (heat shock factor, HSF) to… (More)
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