Chaperones come of age

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Chaperone function plays a key role in repairing proteotoxic damage, in the maintenance of cell architecture, and in cell survival. Here, we summarize our current knowledge about changes in chaperone expression and function in the aging process, as well as their involvement in longevity and cellular senescence.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)186-190
Number of pages5
JournalCell Stress and Chaperones
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology

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