nuclear envelope

id: GO:0005635
name: nuclear envelope
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The double lipid bilayer enclosing the nucleus and separating its contents from the rest of the cytoplasm; includes the intermembrane space, a gap of width 20-40 nm (also called the perinuclear space).

Parent Functions

GO:0031967organelle envelope
GO:0044428nuclear part