gap junction definition

  • noun:
    • An intercellular system of necessary protein networks that facilitates the cell-to-cell passage of ions, hormones, and neurotransmitters.
    • A specialized connection between cells enabling for intercellular interaction, or the transfer of reduced molecular-weight substances
    • An intercellular system of necessary protein stations that facilitates the cell-to-cell passage of ions, hormones, and neurotransmitters.
    • A specialized connection between cells that allows for intercellular communication, or even the transfer of reasonable molecular-weight substances

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