lamin


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

lamin

(lăm′ĭn)
n.
Any of a class of filamentous proteins that form a meshlike layer inside the nuclear membrane of animal cells and have a variety of functions, including providing mechanical support for the nucleus, organizing chromatin, and regulating DNA replication and transcription.

lamin

(lam′ĭn)
A filament, intermediate in size between microtubules and microfilaments, that makes up a part of the cytoskeleton of the nucleus of a cell.
References in periodicals archive ?
But despite his success at last month's Games, Lamin says it's about much more than winning medals.
Invictus Games Athlete Lamin was a real pleasure to met and on behalf of the Mobility Networks team, we wish him well with his continued rehabilitation and training.
Lamin Deen, John Baines, Joel Fearon and Andrew Matthews of Great Britain compete in their first run of the four men's bob
DW reported that the Supreme Islamic Council, the country's Islamic body, has so far made no comment on the presidential announcement, and Chairman Imam Momodou Lamin Touray stated that the declaration had not been discussed yet.
LAMIN Manneh is not just living in a house fit for a hero - but a whole street.
There was also entertainment from Matt Lamin and his band.
D'un autre cote, le cinema maghrebin sera egalement present, a travers la projection [beaucoup moins que] Ya Man Aach [beaucoup plus grand que] (Tunisie-2012) de Hind Boudjemaa, [beaucoup moins que] Sur la planche [beaucoup plus grand que] (Maroc, France, Allemagne-2012) de Leila Kilani et des courts metrages libyens dont [beaucoup moins que] The Mosque [beaucoup plus grand que] (2015) de Farag Al Sharif, [beaucoup moins que] 80 [beaucoup plus grand que] (2012) de Muhannad Lamin et [beaucoup moins que] The Secret Room [beaucoup plus grand que] (2012) de Ibrahim Shebani, parmi d'autres longs metrages.
Lamin Touray, 36, sexually assaulted a woman in the entrance to her flat after following her home in the Leeds area, and carried out a similar sex assault on a student in Newport in 2009.
Goalscorers for STM were Josh Graham with a hat-trick, both Andy Gardner and Chris Worsely netted a brace and Lamin Conteh netted on his debut, while Marc Turner, Keegan Rees, Griffin Williams and Jack Delve replied for Pencoed Athletic.
The dissidents are named as Lamin Sanneh, code named "Gibia", a former Lt Colonel of the Gambia Armed Forces and former commander of the State Guards Battalion; Njaga Jagne, code-named "Bandit", a retired Captain of the U.
The pro-opposition Freedom newspaper reports that four people were killed, including the alleged ringleader Lamin Sanneh, a former head of the presidential guards, but this has not been confirmed.
The hosts took an early lead as Leamington failed to deal with a long throw into the box, and Lamin Colley turned in after a goalmouth scramble.