Characterization of cataract-associated small heat shock protein mutants

Last updated 4th Jul 2017
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A pinboard by Chris Woods

Graduate Student, University of Washington

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Structural, functional, and biophysical analysis of disease-associated protein mutants.

I work on a protein called HSPB5 that is responsible for keeping our cells healthy under stressful conditions, such as those following heart attack. Inherited changes in the amino acid sequence of ...