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GO term:cell-cell junction
Synonym: intercellular junction
GO id:GO:0005911
Definition:A cell junction that forms a connection between two or more cells in a multicellular organism; excludes direct cytoplasmic junctions such as ring canals.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship

                is-acell junction
                        is-aanchoring junction +
                        is-acell-cell junction [GO:0005911] (443 genes, 693 annotations)
                                is-aapical junction complex +
                                is-acell-cell adherens junction +
                                is-acell-cell contact zone +
                                is-adesmosome +
                                is-afiltration diaphragm +
                                is-agap junction +
                                is-aintercellular canaliculus
                                is-aoccluding junction +
                                is-aparanodal junction
                                is-aplasmodesma +
                        is-acell-substrate junction +
                        part-ofplasma membrane part of cell junction

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