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Filopodium tipCell projectionFilopodium

Definition

The end of the filopodium distal to the body of the cell. The filopodium is a thin, tubular, finger-like cell protrusion filled with straight bundled, crosslinked actin filaments having their barbed ends directed towards the cell membrane.

Synonyms

Filopodia tip
Microspike tip

Category

› Cellular component

Gene Ontology

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GOi

filopodium tip [ GO:0032433 ]
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