About   Help   FAQ
Mammalian Phenotype Browser
Term Detail
MP term:abnormal bronchial cartilage morphology
MP id: MP:0010988
Definition: any structural anomaly of the hyaline cartilaginous structures that support the bronchi, present as irregular rings in the larger bronchi (and not as regular as in the trachea), and as small plates and islands in the smaller bronchi; as the branching continues through the bronchial tree, the amount of hyaline cartilage in the walls decreases until it is absent in the smallest bronchioles
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-arespiratory system phenotype
                is-aabnormal respiratory system morphology
                        is-aabnormal lung morphology
                                is-aabnormal respiratory conducting tube morphology
                                        is-aabnormal bronchus morphology
                                                is-aabnormal branching involved in bronchus morphogenesis +
                                                is-aabnormal bronchial cartilage morphology [MP:0010988] (6 genotypes, 6 annotations)
                                                        is-afused bronchial cartilage rings
                                                is-aabnormal bronchus epithelium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal left major bronchus morphology
                                                is-aabnormal right major bronchus morphology

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
10/21/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory