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GO term:epithelium development
GO id:GO:0060429
Definition:The process whose specific outcome is the progression of an epithelium over time, from its formation to the mature structure. An epithelium is a tissue that covers the internal or external surfaces of an anatomical structure.
Number of paths to term: 1

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
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negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure development
                                is-atissue development
                                        is-abiomineral tissue development +
                                        is-abone marrow development
                                        is-abronchus cartilage development +
                                        is-aconnective tissue development +
                                        is-adecidualization
                                        is-adigestive tract mesoderm development
                                        is-aectoderm development +
                                        is-aendoderm development +
                                        is-aendosperm development +
                                        is-aendothelium development +
                                        is-aepidermis development +
                                        is-aepithelium development [GO:0060429] (976 genes, 2235 annotations)
                                                is-aembryonic heart tube development +
                                                is-aendothelium development +
                                                is-aepidermis development +
                                                part-ofepithelial cell differentiation +
                                                is-aepithelium regeneration +
                                                is-aheart rudiment development +
                                                is-akidney epithelium development +
                                                is-alung epithelium development +
                                                is-amammary gland epithelium development +
                                                part-ofmorphogenesis of an epithelium +
                                                is-aneural plate development +
                                                is-aneural tube development +
                                                is-aolfactory placode development +
                                                is-aotic vesicle development +
                                                is-aoviduct epithelium development +
                                                is-apericardium development +
                                                is-arenal tubule development +
                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium development
                                                is-aseminal vesicle epithelium development
                                                is-asomite development +
                                                is-aureter urothelium development +
                                                is-aurethra epithelium development
                                                is-auterine epithelium development
                                        is-aganglion development +
                                        is-agrowth plate cartilage development +
                                        part-ofhistolysis +
                                        is-ahypoblast development
                                        is-ahypochord development
                                        is-aintegument development
                                        is-alateral line development +
                                        is-ameristem development +
                                        is-amesectoderm development
                                        is-amesenchyme development +
                                        is-amesoderm development +
                                        is-amucosal-associated lymphoid tissue development +
                                        is-amulticellular structure septum development +
                                        is-amuscle tissue development +
                                        is-aolfactory bulb mitral cell layer development
                                        is-aphloem or xylem histogenesis +
                                        is-aposterior lateral line development +
                                        is-aretina development in camera-type eye +
                                        is-aspongiotrophoblast layer development +
                                        is-astele development
                                        part-oftissue morphogenesis +
                                        is-atissue regeneration +
                                        is-aventral cord development


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last database update
10/08/2014
MGI 5.20
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