• adhesive
  • Active additives whose molecules make a firm bond with the film on one end and a firm bond with the substrate on the other end, thereby forming an oriented absorptive layer, are introduced into the composition of an adhesive or of a film-forming polymer in order to improve adhesion. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The phenomenon of adhesion occurs in welding, soldering, tin-plating, adhesive bonding, fabrication of photographic materials, and application of polymeric paints, coats, and varnishes to protect metal parts from corrosion. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • To study lateral and adhesive intercadherin interactions, we examined interactions between two classic cadherins, E- and P-cadherins, in epithelial A-431 cells co-producing both proteins. (biologists.org)
  • processes
  • Immunofluorescence and immunoelectron microscopy revealed that Necl-1 localized at the contact sites among axons, their terminals, and glia cell processes that cooperatively formed synapses, axon bundles and myelinated axons. (uniprot.org)
  • early
  • First Person is a series of interviews with the first authors of a selection of papers published in Journal of Cell Science, helping early-career researchers promote themselves alongside their papers. (biologists.org)