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A major nucleolar protein (100 kD) that functions as a shuttle protein between nucleus and cytoplasm and is also found on the cell surface. Nucleolin binds midkine and heparin binding growth associated molecule (HB GAM). Medline 1995

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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