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2011-06-20 19:50:39

Researchers at Delft University of Technology and the University of Basel have established a biomimetic nanopore that provides a unique test and measurement platform for the way that proteins move into a cell's nucleus.

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2010-02-04 14:46:48

Nuclear pore complexes are best known as the communication channels that regulate the passage of all molecules to and from a cell's nucleus.

2009-01-23 11:31:15

As parts of us age, even the membrane bound nuclei, which house the genetic instructions for life that are "written" in our DNA, begin to show considerable wear and tear.


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