About   Help   FAQ
Mammalian Phenotype Browser
Term Detail
MP term:abnormal basement membrane morphology
Synonym: abnormal basement lamina morphology
Synonym: basement membrane dysplasia
MP id: MP:0004272
Definition: anomaly in the structure, organization and/or placement of the extracellular supportive tissue adjacent to the basal surface of the epithelia, including the epithelium of muscle cells, fat cells and Schwann cells; it is comprised of type IV collagen, laminin, and sulfated proteoglycans and other components and consists of two layers, the basal lamina and the lamina reticularis
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship

mammalian phenotype
        is-acellular phenotype
                is-aabnormal extracellular matrix morphology
                        is-aabnormal basement membrane morphology [MP:0004272] (66 genotypes, 68 annotations)
                                is-aabnormal basal lamina morphology
                                is-aabnormal cochlear basement membrane morphology
                                is-aimpaired basement membrane formation

Back to entry page

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
Citing These Resources
Funding Information
Warranty Disclaimer & Copyright Notice
Send questions and comments to User Support.
last database update
MGI 6.08
The Jackson Laboratory