263938 FG-GAP_2Thalassiosira pseudonana
GO:0007155 GO:0007160 GO:0008305 -
The attachment of a cell, either to another cell or to an underlying substrate such as the extracellular matrix, via cell adhesion molecules.
The binding of a cell to the extracellular matrix via adhesion molecules.
A protein complex that is composed of one alpha subunit and one beta subunit, both of which are members of the integrin superfamily of cell adhesion receptors; the complex spans the plasma membrane and binds to extracellular matrix ligands, cell-surface ligands, and soluble ligands.