Class: Gap_junction_plaque

Need to determine what is the proper relationships between an electrotonic synapse and a gap junction

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                                        •Supra_Cellular_Structure
                                                •Intercellular_junction
                                                        •Gap_junction_plaque

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Intercellular_junction

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definitionAn intercellular junction recognized in electron micrographs as a 7 layered structure with 4 dense lines, two from each of the plasma membranes, alternating with 3 lighter lines. The plaque is composed of multiple intercellular gap junction channels.
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