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An anchoring junction of the cell to a non-cellular substrate. It is composed of a specialized area of the plasma membrane where bundles of MICROFILAMENTS terminate and attach to the transmembrane linkers, INTEGRINS, which in turn attach through their extracellular domains to EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX PROTEINS.
The numerical value of focal adhesions in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of focal adhesions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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