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MP term:decreased osteoblast cell number
Synonym: decreased osteoblast formation
Synonym: reduced osteoblast cell number
Synonym: reduced osteoblast formation
MP id: MP:0004989
Alternate id: MP:0000058
Definition: reduction in the number of skeletogenic cells that secrete osteoid, are capable of producing mineralized (hydroxyapatite) matrix, are located adjacent to or within osteoid tissue, and arise from the transformation of a preosteoblast cell
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-askeleton phenotype
                is-aabnormal skeleton morphology
                        is-aabnormal bone structure
                                is-aabnormal osteoblast morphology
                                        is-aabnormal osteoblast cell number
                                                is-adecreased osteoblast cell number [MP:0004989] (52 genotypes, 52 annotations)
                                                is-aincreased osteoblast cell number

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12/16/2014
MGI 5.20
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