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Term:cell-cell junction
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Definition:A cell junction that forms a connection between two or more cells in a multicellular organism; excludes direct cytoplasmic intercellular bridges, such as ring canals in insects.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: intercellular junction
 xref: NIF_Subcellular:sao1922892319

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  cellular_component 132215
    cellular anatomical entity 126642
      cell junction 15984
        anchoring junction 5020
          cell-cell junction 3775
            adherens junction + 1046
            apical ectoplasmic specialization 16
            apical junction complex + 1001
            basal ectoplasmic specialization 16
            cell-cell contact zone + 684
            desmosome + 189
            fascia adherens 104
            filtration diaphragm + 74
            gap junction + 229
            intercellular canaliculus 73
            paranodal junction 45
            plasmodesma + 0
            tight junction + 910
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