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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:renal cortex thickness
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Accession:CMO:0003670 term browser browse the term
Definition:A linear measurement of the outer part of the kidney made from the outer edge of the renal medulla to the capsule of the kidney. The cortex is composed mainly of glomeruli and convoluted tubules.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: kidney cortex thickness
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    body morphological measurement 733
      organ morphological measurement 286
        kidney morphological measurement 86
          renal cortex morphological measurement 0
            renal cortex thickness 0
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