heat shock proteins

Nora Plesofsky-Vig npv at MANI.CBS.UMN.EDU
Thu Jan 12 18:53:39 EST 1995


My understanding is that the ER-localized hsp70, also called BIP,  
binds to the unassembled Ig heavy chains. It should not bind to them  
when they are assembled with the light chains and, therefore, BIP  
would not light up on a typical Western.

Nora Plesofsky-Vig
nora at molbio.cbs.umn.edu

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