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Category:GO:0001527 ! microfibril

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DAG for GO:0001527id: GO:0001527

name: microfibril
namespace: cellular_component
def: "Extracellular matrix components occurring independently or along with elastin. Thought to have force-bearing functions in tendon. In addition to fibrillins, microfibrils may contain other associated proteins." [PMID:27026396]
synonym: "extended fibrils" EXACT []
synonym: "fibrillin" RELATED []
is_a: GO:0044420 ! extracellular matrix component
is_a: GO:0099512 ! supramolecular fiber


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