What does cell adhesion mean?

Definitions for cell adhesion
cell ad·he·sion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cell adhesion.

Freebase

  1. Cell adhesion

    Cell adhesion is the binding of a cell to a surface, such as an extracellular matrix or another cell, using cell adhesion molecules like selectins, integrins, or cadherins. Cellular adhesion is essential in maintaining multicellular structure. Cellular adhesion can link the cytoplasm of cells and can be involved in signal transduction.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Cell Adhesion

    Adherence of cells to surfaces or to other cells.

How to pronounce cell adhesion?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say cell adhesion in sign language?

  1. celladhesion

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cell adhesion in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cell adhesion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of cell adhesion

  1. cell adhesioncell adhesioncell adhesioncell adhesioncell adhesion

Translation

Find a translation for the cell adhesion definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these cell adhesion definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "cell adhesion." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Apr. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/cell+adhesion>.

    Are we missing a good definition for cell adhesion? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    very irritable
    • A. naiant
    • B. flabby
    • C. bristly
    • D. numinous

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for cell adhesion:


    Definitions.net

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.