Term Information [More information on connexon complex]

Accession
GO:0005922
Name
connexon complex
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
An assembly of six molecules of connexin, made in the Golgi apparatus and subsequently transported to the plasma membrane, where docking of two connexons on apposed plasma membranes across the extracellular space forms a gap junction. Source: PMID:11146276
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0005922 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of connexon complex (GO:0005922)
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connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell periphery (GO:0071944)
connexon complex [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecular complex (GO:0032991)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) membrane (GO:0016020)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell junction (GO:0030054)
connexon complex [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane part (GO:0044425)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) plasma membrane (GO:0005886)
connexon complex [is_a relation] is_a  protein complex (GO:0043234)
connexon complex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell-cell junction (GO:0005911)
connexon complex [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane protein complex (GO:0098796)
connexon complex [is_a relation] is_a  plasma membrane part (GO:0044459)
connexon complex [part_of relation] part_of  gap junction (GO:0005921)
connexon complex [is_a relation] is_a  plasma membrane protein complex (GO:0098797)

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NIF_Subcellular
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