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Term:
membrane raft localization (GO:0051665)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (8) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ganglioside GM1 transport to membrane  
lipid droplet localization to prospore membrane leading edge 
lipopolysaccharide localization to cell outer membrane 
membrane raft localization +   
Any process in which membrane rafts are transported to, or maintained in, a specific location. Membrane rafts are small (10-200 nm), heterogeneous, highly dynamic, sterol- and sphingolipid-enriched membrane domains that compartmentalize cellular processes.
protein localization to membrane +   
receptor diffusion trapping +   
vesicle-mediated transport to the plasma membrane +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: establishment and maintenance of membrane raft localization ;   lipid raft localization ;   membrane raft localisation
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, PMID:16645198

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