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Term:desmosome disassembly
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Accession:GO:0035921 term browser browse the term
Definition:The controlled breakdown of a desmosome. A desmosome is a patch-like intercellular junction found in vertebrate tissues, consisting of parallel zones of two cell membranes, separated by an space of 25-35 nm, and having dense fibrillar plaques in the subjacent cytoplasm.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: desmosome dissociation

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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Snai2 snail family transcriptional repressor 2 involved_in ISO (PMID:9182671)
RGD PMID:9182671 MGI:892810 NCBI chr11:86,183,800...86,186,109 JBrowse link

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  biological_process 19492
    cellular process 18342
      cellular component organization or biogenesis 6723
        cellular component organization 6483
          cell junction organization 798
            cell-cell junction organization 229
              desmosome organization 11
                desmosome disassembly 1
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