Definition of desmosomal in English:

desmosomal

adjective

Biology
  • See desmosome

    • ‘Focal neuroendocrine membrane-bound dense-core granules surrounded by a slender halo and desmosomal intercellular junctions were demonstrated.’
    • ‘They connect with the developing keratinocytes through intercellular connections, or desmosomal junctions.’
    • ‘Electron microscopic examination performed from the paraffin-embedded tissue revealed desmosomal structures and thin, elongated, wavy, branching microvilli characteristic of mesothelial cells.’
    • ‘The epidermal cells in the upper layers are connected to each other through extensive desmosomal junctions.’
    • ‘Ultrastructural examination of the paraffin-embedded tissue demonstrated long and thin interdigitating cytoplasmic processes and desmosomal cell junctions between adjacent cell processes.’