Uncovering nuclear pore complexity with innovation

Cell. 2013 Mar 14;152(6):1218-21. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2013.02.042.


Advances in imaging and reductionist approaches have provided a high-resolution understanding of nuclear pore complex structure and transport, revealing unexpected mechanistic complexities based on nucleoporin functions and specialized import and export pathways.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Active Transport, Cell Nucleus*
  • Animals
  • Cell Nucleus / genetics
  • Cell Nucleus / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Models, Biological
  • Nuclear Pore / chemistry*
  • Nuclear Pore / metabolism
  • Nuclear Proteins / chemistry


  • Nuclear Proteins