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Anatomy Term: osteoblast
XAO ID: 0004507
Synonyms: bone cell
Definition: "Skeletogenic cell that secretes osteoid, is capable of producing mineralized matrix, is located adjacent to or within osteoid tissue, and arises from the transformation of a preosteoblast cell."
Stage Range: NF stage 45 to death
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Parent(s): cell (is_a) osteoid (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY