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CLINICAL MEASUREMENT - ANNOTATIONS

The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (http://rgd.mcw.edu/contact/index.shtml).

Term:brain weight to body weight ratio
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Accession:CMO:0000139 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement in which the weight of the brain is divided by the total weight of the body of the organism, and the result presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage thus normalizing it to body weight and, by extension, to the size of the organism.
Synonyms:related_synonym: brain weight as percentage of body weight


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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      organ morphological measurement 286
        brain morphological measurement 3
          brain weight 0
            calculated brain weight 0
              brain weight to body weight ratio 0
                brain wet weight to body weight ratio 0
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  clinical measurement 2369
    nervous system measurement 63
      central nervous system measurement 29
        brain measurement 18
          brain morphological measurement 3
            brain weight 0
              calculated brain weight 0
                brain weight to body weight ratio 0
                  brain wet weight to body weight ratio 0
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