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Heikkila Lab (Retired)

Research Interests

Heat Shock and Stress Proteins

Research Area

The Heikkila Labs' research focused on the use of recombinant DNA methodology to examine the molecular response of amphibian embryos and tissue culture cells to environmental stress, isolation and cloning of heat shock or stress protein genes, and the analysis of the regulation of gene expression and the function of molecular chaperones.

Current Members

Heikkila, John J (Principal Investigator/Director)


Institution: University of Waterloo

Dept of Biology
Univeristy of Waterloo
200 University Way West
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 3G1, Canada

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