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Chaperone Proteins

  Jan 12, 2022

Chaperone Proteins

Q Why is it in News ?

A Chaperones are a functionally related group of proteins assisting protein folding in the cell under physiological and stress conditions.

Q What are Chaperones?

Q What are functions of chaperone proteins ?

Q What is general need of chaperones ?

A Chaperones are needed under physiological conditions too, for normal cellular function since misfolding of proteins can cause a number of diseases.

Q What are various types of Chaperones ?

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