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The Nuclear Envelope and its proteins
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This image is a schematic drawing of the Nuclear Envelope (NE) showing its composite structures including the outer and inner nuclear membranes and NE proteins and their associations with surrounding nuclear and cytoplasmic elements. It particularly depicts the three-layers of NE proteins which include the nuclear pore complex (NPC) that spans both membranes and inner nuclear membrane proteins that interact with the underlying lamina --Z3331556 (talk) 12:15, 7 April 2013 (EST)
Original legend: The three-layers of NE proteins. The nuclear pore complex (NPC) transverses the inner and outer nuclear membranes. INM proteins, including SUN1, LAP2, Emerin, MAN1 and LBR, are mostly associated with the nuclear lamina. Emerin, LAP2 and MAN1 harbor a LEM domain which interacts with BAF (barrier-to-autointegration factor), a chromatin-binding protein. The nuclear lamina forms a meshwork underlying the inner nuclear membrane.
The nuclear envelopathies and human diseases
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|current||13:10, 7 April 2013||600 × 361 (56 KB)||Z3331556||Original file name: 1423-0127-16-96-1.jpg The nuclear envelopathies and human diseases http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2770040/ The three-layers of NE proteins. The nuclear pore complex (NPC) transverses the inner and outer nuclear membr...|