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Anatomy Term: wedge region

XAO ID: 0004292


Definition: "Region of the oocyte vegetal cortex that contains a subdomain of ER organized on top of the mitochondrial cloud and where localization of Vg1 mRNA takes place."

Stage Range: oocyte stage II to oocyte stage III

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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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