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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 (

Term:blood cartilage oligomeric matrix protein level
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Accession:CMO:0001956 term browser browse the term
Definition:The amount of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP), a noncollagenous extracellular matrix protein that serves as a marker of cartilage turnover, in a specified sample of blood, the fluid that circulates through the heart, arteries, capillaries and veins carrying nutrients and oxygen to the body tissues and metabolites away from them.
Synonyms:related_synonym: blood COMP level

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      blood chemistry measurement 0
        blood protein measurement 0
          blood cartilage oligomeric matrix protein level 0
            plasma cartilage oligomeric matrix protein level 0
            serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein level 0
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