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CROSS-SPECIES ANATOMY - ANNOTATIONS

The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from http://berkeleybop.org/ontologies/uberon/basic.obo. For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at http://uberon.github.io/about.html.

Term:basal lamina of epithelium
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Definition:Acellular anatomical structure that consists of a thin sheet of fibrous proteins that underlie and support the cells of an epithelium. It separates the cells of an epithelium from any underlying tissue.
Comment:[homology-note] "A basal lamina is certainly present in Bilateria and was evaluated as an autapomorphy of this taxon.[well established][VHOG]" xsd:string {date_retrieved="2012-09-17", external_class="VHOG:0001592", ontology="VHOG", source="ISBN:978-0198566694 Schmidt-Rhaesa A, The evolution of organ systems (2007) p.57", source="http://bgee.unil.ch/"}
Synonyms:exact_synonym: basal lamina of connective tissue
 related_synonym: basal lamina;   basal laminae;   lamina basalis
 xref: AAO:0010269;   AEO:0000065;   BILA:0000065;   CARO:0000065;   EHDAA2:0003065;   FMA:62918;   HAO:0000065;   MESH:D001485;   NCI:C32186;   NIF_Subcellular:sao1397492660;   TAO:0001485;   TGMA:0001850;   UMLS:C0085872;   VHOG:0001592;   WBbt:0005756;   Wikipedia:Basal_lamina;   XAO:0003163;   ZFA:0001485
 external_ontology: present_in_taxon NCBITaxon:9606


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    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          acellular anatomical structure 0
            acellular membrane 0
              basal lamina of epithelium 0
                lamina lucida 0
                respiratory system basal lamina + 0
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    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              tissue 0
                epithelium 0
                  basement membrane of epithelium 0
                    basal lamina of epithelium 0
                      lamina lucida 0
                      respiratory system basal lamina + 0
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