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OBO ID: GO:0030054
Term Name: cell junction Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
Definition: A cellular component that forms a specialized region of connection between two or more cells or between a cell and the extracellular matrix. At a cell junction, anchoring proteins extend through the plasma membrane to link cytoskeletal proteins in one cell to cytoskeletal proteins in neighboring cells or to proteins in the extracellular matrix. (2)
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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