OBO ID: GO:0070160
Term Name: tight junction Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • occluding cell junction
  • occluding junction
Definition: A cell-cell junction that seals cells together in an epithelium in a way that prevents even small molecules from leaking from one side of the sheet to the other. 0815332181
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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