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A most fascinating problem in Biology is to understand the principles that underlie cellular quality control -- the integration of processes by which the cell senses, responds, and adapts to environmental and physiological challenges. Read more here.

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research: transcriptional regulation of heat shock response
Roles of Molecular Chaperones in Protein Folding, Trafficking, and Stress Sensors in Cell Growth and Death
All Chaperome Project
research: misfolded and aggregation prone proteins in neu
research: c elegans as a model system for analysis of stress response and diseases of protein misfolding
research: small molecule screen for the stress response
Systems Approach to Stress Biology