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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell division site +     
actomyosin contractile ring +   
apical plasma membrane +   
apicolateral plasma membrane  
basal plasma membrane  
basolateral plasma membrane +   
caveola neck  
cell projection membrane +   
cellular bud neck septin structure +  
clathrin-coated pit +   
cleavage apparatus septin structure +  
cleavage furrow +   
The cleavage furrow is a plasma membrane invagination at the cell division site. The cleavage furrow begins as a shallow groove and eventually deepens to divide the cytoplasm.
division septum +  
equatorial cell cortex 
equatorial microtubule organizing center +   
hinge region between urothelial plaques of apical plasma membrane  
medial cortex +  
medial membrane band 
periciliary membrane compartment  
photoreceptor inner segment membrane  
plasma membrane of cell tip +  
plasma membrane raft +   
plasma membrane-derived thylakoid membrane 
sperm head plasma membrane  
synaptic membrane +   

Synonyms
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Cleavage_furrow
Definition Sources: GOC:vw, ISBN:0805319409

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