|FUNCTION: Chaperone. Isoform 2 may function as an endogenous inhibitory regulator of HSC70 by competing the cochaperones.
* ALTERNATIVE PRODUCTS: 2 isoforms; 1 (shown here) and 2/HSC54; are produced by alternative splicing.
* TISSUE SPECIFICITY: Ubiquitous.
* INDUCTION: Constitutively synthesized.
* SIMILARITY: BELONGS TO THE HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 70 FAMILY.
Last Update 13-Mar-03