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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 free fatty acid analysis
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Accession:MMO:0000216 term browser browse the term
Definition:A laboratory test which measures the level of free fatty acids in blood. Free fatty acids are nonesterified organic acids consisting of a long hydrocarbon chain ending in a carboxyl group, released by the hydrolysis of triglycerides within adipose tissue.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: blood NEFA analysis;   blood free fatty acid measurement test

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  measurement method 2368
    ex vivo method 1236
      ex vivo biological fluid analysis 305
        ex vivo blood analysis 250
          blood lipid analysis 57
            blood free fatty acid analysis 0
              plasma free fatty acid analysis 0
              serum free fatty acid analysis 0
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