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OBO ID: GO:0005921
Term Name: gap junction Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • communicating junction
  • electrical synapse
  • gap junction macula
  • gap junction plaque
  • intercellular gap junction channel
  • macula communicans
  • zonula communicans
Definition: A cell-cell junction composed of pannexins or innexins and connexins, two different families of channel-forming proteins. (4)
References:
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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