junction

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Related to Cell junction: tight junction, Extracellular matrix, Cell adhesion molecules
  • noun

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Synonyms for junction

the act or fact of coming together

a point or position at which two or more things are joined

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INDIAN NEUROSCIENTISTS have discovered details of defects in brain cell junctions that cause the debilitating emotional symptoms of Fragile X Syndrome ( FXS).
In addition, D-penicillamine binding constant is high enough that transfer of toxic minerals at cell junctions does not occur.
Ordinarily, glutamate is quickly released from its receptor sites and removed from these nerve cell junctions.
On electron microscopy, the slitlike spaces are lined by incomplete layer of spindle cells joined together by rudimentary cell junctions or, occasionally, by tight cell junctions.
The individual tumor cells possessed several primitive cell junctions.
Poorly developed cell junctions were rarely observed.