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cellular component +     
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cell junction +   
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.
cell part +   
extracellular region +   
extracellular region part +   
macromolecular complex +   
membrane +   
membrane part +   
membrane-enclosed lumen +   
mitochondrion-associated adherens complex 
nucleoid +   
organelle +   
organelle part +   
other organism +   
other organism part +   
supramolecular complex +   
symplast +  
synapse +   
synapse part +   
viral occlusion body 
virion +   
virion part +   

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Xref Analogs: Wikipedia:Cell_junction
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, http://www.vivo.colostate.edu/hbooks/cmb/cells/pmemb/junctions_a.html, ISBN:0198506732

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