Nuclear pore complexes, the conduits for information exchanged between the nucleus and cytoplasm, appear broadly similar in eukaryotes from yeast to human. Precisely how nuclear pore complexes regulate macromolecular and ionic traffic remains unknown, but recent advances in the identification and characterization of components of the complex by proteomics and genomics have provided new insights.
|Original language||English (US)|
|State||Published - Oct 9 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Cell Biology