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XB-ANAT-3741

Anatomy Term: progenitor cell
XAO ID: 0005033
Synonyms:
Definition: "A cell that, like a stem cell, has a tendency to differentiate into a specific type of cell, but is already more specific than a stem cell and is pushed to differentiate into its target cell."
Stage Range: NF stage 10 to death
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Parent(s): cell (is_a)

 


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