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Discovered by M.G. Farquhar and G.E. Palade in 1963 zonula occludens Fusion of 2 plasma membranes acts as a “seal” Epithelia lining digestive system gut, ducts, cavities of glands, liver, pancreas capillary walls urinary bladder
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Diagram showing a tight junction. Tight junctions seal adjacent epithelial cells in a narrow band just beneath their apical surface.
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Page link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tight_junction
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Picture link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cellular_tight_junction_en.svg
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Copyright information: Public domain. This work has been released into the public domain by its author, LadyofHats. This applies worldwide. In some countries this may not be legally possible; if so: LadyofHats grants anyone the right to use this work for any purpose, without any conditions, unless such conditions are required by law.
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Note - This image was originally uploaded as part of a student project and may contain inaccuracies in either description or acknowledgements.
  
epithelial cell junctions, lateral cell membrane
 
  
 
[[Category:Adhesion Junction]] [[Category:Tight Junction]]  [[Category:Cartoon]]
 
[[Category:Adhesion Junction]] [[Category:Tight Junction]]  [[Category:Cartoon]]

Revision as of 10:59, 29 April 2011

Tight Junction

Diagram showing a tight junction. Tight junctions seal adjacent epithelial cells in a narrow band just beneath their apical surface.

Page link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tight_junction

Picture link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cellular_tight_junction_en.svg

Copyright information: Public domain. This work has been released into the public domain by its author, LadyofHats. This applies worldwide. In some countries this may not be legally possible; if so: LadyofHats grants anyone the right to use this work for any purpose, without any conditions, unless such conditions are required by law.

Note - This image was originally uploaded as part of a student project and may contain inaccuracies in either description or acknowledgements.

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