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Ontology Browser

Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
actin-based cell projection +   
bleb  
cell hair 
cell projection membrane +   
cell trailing edge membrane +   
cilium +   
cytoneme 
dendritic cell dendrite 
dinoflagellate peduncle 
glial cell projection +   
lamellipodium +   
macropinocytic cup +   
mating projection +  
microspike  
muscle cell projection +   
neuron projection +   
plasma membrane bounded cell projection cytoplasm +   
podocyte foot  
podocyte primary projection 
pollen tube +  
pseudopodium +   
rhabdomere +   
root hair +  
ruffle +   
uropod +   
A membrane projection with related cytoskeletal components at the trailing edge of a cell in the process of migrating or being activated, found on the opposite side of the cell from the leading edge or immunological synapse, respectively.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: uropodium
Related Synonyms: distal pole complex ;   retractile pole
Definition Sources: GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149, PMID:12714569, PMID:12787750

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