heterophilic cell-cell adhesion

id: GO:0007157
name: heterophilic cell-cell adhesion
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The attachment of an adhesion molecule in one cell to a nonidentical adhesion molecule in an adjacent cell.

Child Functions

GO:0000771agglutination involved in conjugation
GO:0043690cell-cell adhesion involved in flocculation via cell wall protein-carbohydrate interaction
GO:0043706heterophilic cell adhesion involved in cytoadherence to microvasculature, mediated by parasite protein

Parent Functions

GO:0016337cell-cell adhesion