Latest heat shock Stories
Whitehead Institute researchers have determined that heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) can create diverse heritable traits in brewer's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) by affecting a large portion of the yeast genome.
Scientists watch as E. coli bacteria evolve heat resistance under stress.
Like yoga for office drones, cells do have coping strategies for stress. Heat, lack of nutrients, oxygen radicals â€“ all can wreak havoc on the delicate internal components of a cell, potentially damaging it beyond repair.
By Galindo, Federico Gomez Sjoholm, Ingegerd; Rasmusson, Allan G; Widell, Susanne; Kaack, Karl We review and analyze the possible advantages and disadvantages of plant-stress-related metabolic and structural changes on applications in the fruit and vegetable processing industry.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.