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Term:plasma membrane
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Definition:The membrane surrounding a cell that separates the cell from its external environment. It consists of a phospholipid bilayer and associated proteins.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: cell membrane;   cellular membrane;   cytoplasmic membrane;   plasmalemma
 narrow_synonym: bacterial inner membrane;   inner endospore membrane;   integral component of plasma membrane;   integral to plasma membrane;   plasma membrane lipid bilayer
 broad_synonym: juxtamembrane
 alt_id: GO:0005887;   GO:0005904
 xref: NIF_Subcellular:sao1663586795;   Wikipedia:Cell_membrane

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      cellular_component 20516
        cellular anatomical entity 20273
          cell periphery 6825
            plasma membrane 6374
              apical plasma membrane urothelial plaque 4
              cell body membrane + 41
              cell trailing edge membrane + 1
              cellular bud membrane 0
              cornified envelope 53
              cytoplasmic side of plasma membrane + 183
              cytoproct 0
              cytostome 0
              external side of plasma membrane + 517
              extrinsic component of plasma membrane + 203
              growth cone membrane 9
              immunological synapse 46
              lateral plasma membrane 77
              leading edge membrane + 194
              medial membrane band 0
              mesosome 0
              orthogonal array 0
              phagocytic cup + 29
              plasma membrane protein complex + 582
              plasma membrane region + 1405
              plasma membrane respirasome + 0
              plasma membrane-derived thylakoid lumen 0
              plasmodesmatal cytoplasmic sleeve 0
              plasmodesmatal desmotubule + 0
              plasmodesmatal plasma membrane 0
              porosome 0
              sarcolemma + 179
              sperm plasma membrane + 20
              tetraspanin-enriched microdomain 10
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