[Frontiers in Bioscience 1, d309-317, October 1, 1996]
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HSP90 - NEWS FROM THE FRONT

Ursula Jakob

Department of Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Received 9/9/96; Accepted 9/10/96; On-line 10/1/96

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. Abstract
2. Heat shock proteins and molecular chaperones - A historical introduction
3. Discussion
3.1. Hsp90
3.2. Hsp90 - A specific binding protein in vivo
3.3. Hsp90 - A folding helper protein in vitro
3.4. Hsp90 - A heat shock protein
3.5. Hsp90 - A multitalented protein or simply a general chaperone?
4. Acknowledgments
5. References
6. Entire manuscript

Keywords:heat shock proteins, chaperones, protein folding, steroid receptors, kinases