Binding At A Molecular Level.....

a: Desmosome ~
b: a spot weld, a rivet or laces in a tennis shoe

What: There are many associations about this protein structure. It is all about adhesion. These structures help hold a cell together. So the above ideas, welding, rivets and shoes laces help transfer a "feel" about what is actually occurring on a molecular level.

Writer: Lucretia
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 6 2013 11:10 AM

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