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Cell adhesions

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cell-celladherence junctions, desmosomes, tight junctions, gap junctions
cell-matrixhemidesmosomes, focal adhesions
epithelialadherence junctions, desmosomes, tight junctions, gap junctions, hemidesmosomes
mesenchymalfocal adhesions only
adherence junctionsCadherins & actin, homophilic
desmosomesDesmo- (desmoglein, desmocollin) & IF, homophilic
selectin bindglycoprotein, heterophilic
Ig-super family (NCAM) bindNCAM, homophilic
focal adhesionsintegrin & actin (vinculin, talin)
hemidesmosomesintegrin & IF (plectin)
cardiac myocyte junction disease from mutations indesmoglein, desmocollin, plakoglobin, plakophillin, desmoplakin, N-cadherin (lose desmosome & gap junctions in heart)
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