Genetics, Epigenetics & Gene Regulation | Nucleus & Chromosome Biology | Structural & Computational Biology

Nuclear Pores - Regulators of Chromatin and Membrane Dynamics

Alwin Köhler
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alwin.koehler [AT] univie.ac [DOT] at
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Dr. Bohr-Gasse 9, 1030 Vienna | Room: 3.626

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The cell nucleus is like a fortified city, in which lipid membranes form a defensive wall, and nuclear pore complexes (NPCs) function as gates that control the transport of cargo across these walls. Notably, these city gates not only provide a point of controlled entry and departure, but are zones of molecular communication and trade.

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