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one who accompanies and supervises a young woman or gatherings of young people

accompany as a chaperone

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sup][6],[7] These sensors serve to promote the expression of chaperone protein, glucose-regulated protein (GRP) 78, to repair misfolded or unfolded proteins, to accelerate ER-associated protein degradation (ERAD),[sup][8] and to aggravate the phosphorylation of eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2a.
Thus, iron is almost always bound to transporter and chaperone proteins.
Increased synthesis of glutathione, humanin, and mitochondrial chaperone proteins are other additional consequences of increased mitogenesis and which would help ensure proteostasis.
family of Cu bearing proteins, cuproenzymes, Cu transporters and Cu chaperone proteins have been manifested for enabling Cu to show its relevance in biological health.
The final straw could be the loss of chaperone proteins, which oversee protein-folding, or a strike by the cellular machinery that transports or breaks down proteins, causing crowding in the cell that foments aggregation.
Chaperone proteins typically help ensure that tau proteins are properly folded to maintain the healthy structure of nerve cells.
The unfolded protein response maintains a balance between unfolded proteins and chaperones by regulating the rate of transcription and translation of chaperone proteins (David Ron, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK).