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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:photoreceptor inner segment thickness
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Accession:CMO:0003669 term browser browse the term
Definition:This is a measurement of the inner segment of a photoreceptor. The inner segment connects the outer segment and synapse and is filled with organelles such as the ER, Golgi, and mitochondria, where much of metabolism and regulation of membrane potential takes place.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: PR IS
 xref: PMID:21993171;   PMID:24210432

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  clinical measurement 2369
    organ measurement 485
      eye measurement 0
        eye morphological measurement 0
          retina morphological measurement 0
            full retina thickness 0
              retinal outer layer thickness 0
                photoreceptor inner segment thickness 0
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