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Term:
vacuole-mitochondria membrane tethering (GO:0140057)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
autophagosome membrane docking  
ciliary basal body-plasma membrane docking  
endoplasmic reticulum-peroxisome tethering 
endoplasmic reticulum-plasma membrane tethering  
mitochondrion-endoplasmic reticulum membrane tethering  
nucleus-vacuole junction assembly 
peroxisome-chloroplast membrane tethering 
vacuole-ER tethering 
vacuole-mitochondria membrane tethering 
The attachment of a mitochondrial membrane to a vacuolar membrane via molecular tethers that physically bridge their respective membranes and attach them to each other. The tethering may facilitate exchange of metabolites between the organelles.
vesicle docking +   

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Definition Sources: PMID:27875684

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