"Heat-Shock Proteins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Proteins which are synthesized in eukaryotic organisms and bacteria in response to hyperthermia and other environmental stresses. They increase thermal tolerance and perform functions essential to cell survival under these conditions.
- Heat-Shock Proteins
- Heat Shock Proteins
- Stress Proteins
- Heat-Shock Protein
- Heat Shock Protein
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Heat-Shock Proteins".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Heat-Shock Proteins".
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