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Nuclear domain

Definition

noun
plural: nuclear domains
(cell biology) Synonym of nuclear body, i.e. any of the prominent non-membraned structures in the nucleus of the eukaryotic cell, e.g. Cajal bodies and gems, polymorphic interphase karyosomal association domains, promyelocytic leukaemia protein bodies, paraspeckles, splicing speckles, perichromatin fibrils, and clastosomes

See: Nuclear body for further information.


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