Ukr.Biochem.J. 2022; Volume 94, Issue 2, Mar-Apr, pp. 5-14


Heat shock proteins in adaptation to physical activity

V. V. Kuibida*, P. P. Kokhanets, V. V. Lopatynska

Hryhorii Skovoroda University in Pereiaslav, Ukraine;

Received: 27 November 2021; Accepted: 01 July 2022

The review article presents the author’s model of one of the blocks of the integrated adaptation mechanism to physical activity and the accompanying moderate heat effects. The participation of heat shock proteins in the stabilization of the tertiary structure and in the restoration of the function of proteins damaged by temperature and physical stressors but performing catalytic, transport, reception or protective role and being involved in the processes of contraction- relaxation and muscle and bone tissue remodeling is discussed.

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