The Nucleus of Noctiluca Scintillans

  title={The Nucleus of Noctiluca Scintillans},
  author={Bj{\"o}rn A. Afzelius},
  journal={The Journal of Cell Biology},
  pages={229 - 238}
The unicellular organism, Noctiluca, has been examined with the electron microscope. The nucleus is small compared to the very large size of the cell, but the nuclear border has an organization which indicates an active nucleocytoplasmic exchange. Whereas annuli are missing over most parts of the nuclear membrane proper, there are "annulated vesicles" in a… CONTINUE READING