Nucleoporin 160

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Nucleoporin 160kDa
Symbols NUP160 ; DKFZp686M14102; MGC150678; MGC150679
External IDs OMIM607614 MGI1926227 HomoloGene32509 GeneCards: NUP160 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
Entrez 23279 59015
Ensembl ENSG00000030066 ENSMUSG00000051329
UniProt Q12769 Q9Z0W3
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_015231 NM_021512
RefSeq (protein) NP_056046 NP_067487
Location (UCSC) Chr 11:
47.8 – 47.87 Mb
Chr 2:
90.68 – 90.74 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Nucleoporin 160 (Nup160) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NUP160 gene.[1][2]

NUP160 is 1 of up to 60 proteins that make up the 120-MD nuclear pore complex, which mediates nucleoplasmic transport.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Vasu S, Shah S, Orjalo A, Park M, Fischer WH, Forbes DJ (Oct 2001). "Novel vertebrate nucleoporins Nup133 and Nup160 play a role in mRNA export". J Cell Biol 155 (3): 339–54. doi:10.1083/jcb.200108007. PMC 2150853. PMID 11684705. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: NUP160 nucleoporin 160kDa". 

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