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CRRD ID: 1322800
Species: Mus musculus
CRRD Object: Gene
Symbol: Itgb8
Name: integrin beta 8
Acc ID: GO:0005925
Term: focal adhesion
Definition: A cell-substrate junction that anchors the cell to the extracellular matrix and that forms a point of termination of actin filaments. In insects focal adhesion has also been referred to as hemi-adherens junction (HAJ).
Definition Source(s): GOC:aruk, GOC:bc, ISBN:0124325653, ISBN:0815316208, PMID:10419689, PMID:12191915, PMID:15246682, PMID:1643657, PMID:16805308, PMID:19197329, PMID:23033047, PMID:26923917, PMID:28796323, PMID:8314002
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
Object SymbolQualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
Itgb8 IBAPANTHER:PTN0008015452290270GO_Central (MGI:MGI:6201960, PMID:21873635)

MGI:MGI:6201960, PMID:21873635
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