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Forced entry into the nucleus

Petrovic, Stefan and Hoelz, André (2022) Forced entry into the nucleus. Nature Cell Biology, 24 (6). pp. 810-812. ISSN 1465-7392. PMCID PMC9348904. doi:10.1038/s41556-022-00939-3.

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The nuclear pore complex (NPC) regulates transport of macromolecules into and out of the nucleus. A study now shows that mechanical force applied on the nucleus affects the transport rates across the NPC diffusion barrier, modulating the nuclear localization of certain cargos.

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Petrovic, Stefan0000-0002-4979-8696
Hoelz, André0000-0003-1726-0127
Additional Information:© 2022 Nature Publishing Group. Published 09 June 2022. The authors declare no competing interests.
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)55108534
Subject Keywords:Mechanotransduction; Nuclear pore complex; Protein translocation
Issue or Number:6
PubMed Central ID:PMC9348904
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Official Citation:Petrovic, S., Hoelz, A. Forced entry into the nucleus. Nat Cell Biol 24, 810–812 (2022).
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Deposited On:17 Jun 2022 19:19
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