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Descriptor in English: Podosomes
Descriptor in Spanish: Podosomas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Podossomos
Descriptor in French: Podosomes
Entry term(s): Invadopodia
Invadopodium
Invadopodiums
Invadosome
Invadosomes
Podosome
Tree number(s): A11.284.180.695
A11.436.275.841
Scope note: Actin-rich adhesive structures found at the ventral surface of metazoan ENDOTHELIAL CELLS. When found in cultured cancer cells they are referred to as invadopodia. These are matrix-degrading structures composed of an ACTIN CYTOSKELETON core and an INTEGRINS-containing ring complex.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2016
See also the descriptors: Mechanotransduction, Cellular MeSH
DeCS UI: 55802
Descriptor UI: D000069261
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/09
Revision Date: 2015/07/09
Podosomes - Preferred
Concept UI M000605276
Scope note Actin-rich adhesive structures found at the ventral surface of metazoan ENDOTHELIAL CELLS. When found in cultured cancer cells they are referred to as invadopodia. These are matrix-degrading structures composed of an ACTIN CYTOSKELETON core and an INTEGRINS-containing ring complex.
Preferred term Podosomes
Entry term(s) Invadopodia
Invadopodium
Invadopodiums
Invadosome
Invadosomes
Podosome



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