nuclear lamina


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nuclear lamina

[′nü·klē·ər ′lam·ə·nə]
(cell and molecular biology)
A protein meshwork lining the inner surface of the nuclear envelope.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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They are the major components of a filamentous network underlying the inner nuclear membrane, termed as the nuclear lamina. Nuclear membrane, along with nuclear lamina on its inner periphery, constitutes the nuclear envelope (NE).
The nuclear lamina is a proteinaceous layer apposed to the inner nuclear membrane.
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