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cytoplasmic fibrils of nuclear pore complex

 

Definition: filamentous proteins attached to the cytoplasmic ring of nuclear pore complex. They function in recognizing nuclear localization signals and initiating the transport of proteins from the cytoplasm into the nucleus.

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