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Curr Biol. 2001 Jul 24;11(14):R551-4.

Nucleocytoplasmic transport: diffusion channel or phase transition?

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Gene Expression and Cell Biology/Biophysics Programmes, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Meyerhofstrasse 1, D-69117, Heidelberg, Germany.

Abstract

How exactly large molecules translocate through nuclear pores has been mysterious for a long time. Recent kinetic measurements of transport rates through the pore have led to a novel translocation model that elegantly combines selectivity with very high transport rates.

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