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Term:
dendritic spine maintenance (GO:0097062)
Annotations: Rat: (27) Mouse: (27) Human: (28) Chinchilla: (27) Bonobo: (27) Dog: (26) Squirrel: (27) Pig: (28)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell junction maintenance +   
contractile ring maintenance +  
dendritic spine maintenance +   
The organization process that preserves a dendritic spine in a stable functional or structural state. A dendritic spine is a specialized protrusion from a neuronal dendrite and is involved in synaptic transmission.
dendritic spine morphogenesis +   
endoplasmic reticulum cisternal network maintenance 
endoplasmic reticulum tubular network maintenance  
microtubule bundle maintenance 
stereocilium maintenance  

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:BHF, PMID:20410104

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