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Term:
adherens junction organization (GO:0034332)
Annotations: Rat: (52) Mouse: (52) Human: (54) Chinchilla: (38) Bonobo: (37) Dog: (42) Squirrel: (38) Pig: (51)
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adherens junction organization +   
A process that is carried out at the cellular level which results in the assembly, arrangement of constituent parts, or disassembly of an adherens junction. An adherens junction is a cell-cell junction composed of the epithelial cadherin-catenin complex at which the cytoplasmic face of the plasma membrane is attached to actin filaments.
cell-cell junction assembly +   
cell-cell junction disassembly +   
cell-cell junction maintenance +   
desmosome organization +   
plasmodesma organization 
tight junction organization +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: adherens junction organisation
Definition Sources: GOC:aruk, GOC:bc, GOC:dph, GOC:jl, GOC:mah

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