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Term:
desmosome maintenance (GO:0002160)
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adherens junction maintenance +   
desmosome assembly  
desmosome disassembly  
desmosome maintenance 
The maintenance of a desmosome. A desmosome is a patch-like intercellular junctions found in vertebrate tissues, consisting of parallel zones of two cell membranes, separated by an interspace of 25-35 nm, and having dense fibrillar plaques in the subjacent cytoplasm.
paranodal junction maintenance  

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Definition Sources: GOC:hjd, ISBN:0198506732

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