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GO term:homophilic cell adhesion
GO id:GO:0007156
Definition:The attachment of an adhesion molecule in one cell to an identical molecule in an adjacent cell.
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


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological adhesion
                        is-acell adhesion
                                is-acell-cell adhesion
                                        is-acalcium-dependent cell-cell adhesion +
                                        is-acalcium-independent cell-cell adhesion +
                                        is-aheterophilic cell-cell adhesion +
                                        is-ahomophilic cell adhesion [GO:0007156] (78 genes, 82 annotations)
                                        is-amulti-organismal cell-cell adhesion +
                                        is-apollen tube adhesion


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last database update
07/23/2014
MGI 5.19
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