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ZIRC
OBO ID: GO:0005925
Term Name: focal adhesion Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • adhesion plaque
  • focal contact
  • hemi-adherens junction
Definition: Small region on the surface of a cell that anchors the cell to the extracellular matrix and that forms a point of termination of actin filaments. (2)
References:
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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