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Problem: What is the role of the nuclear localization sequence in a nuclear protein?a. It binds a transport protein that directs the complex to the nucleus.b. It is a hydrophobic sequence that enables the protein to enter the nuclear membranes.c. It aids protein unfolding in order for the protein to thread through nuclear pores.

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Nuclear Localization Sequence: amino acid sequence that directs a protein for transport to the nucleus

: proteins are transported via importin, a transport protein

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What is the role of the nuclear localization sequence in a nuclear protein?

a. It binds a transport protein that directs the complex to the nucleus.

b. It is a hydrophobic sequence that enables the protein to enter the nuclear membranes.

c. It aids protein unfolding in order for the protein to thread through nuclear pores.

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