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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:bone marrow
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Definition:The soft tissue that fills the cavities of bones.
Comment:[function-note] "In adults, marrow in large bones produces new blood cells[Wikipedia:Bone_marrow]"; [homology-note] "The bone marrow is the hematopoietic organ in all vertebrates but fishes, in which hematopoiesis occurs in the kidney.[well established][VHOG]" xsd:string {date_retrieved="2012-09-17", external_class="VHOG:0001218", ontology="VHOG", source="DOI:10.1146/annurev.cellbio.22.010605.093317 Hartenstein V, Blood Cells and Blood Cell Development in the Animal Kingdom. Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology (2006)", source="http://bgee.unil.ch/"}
Synonyms:exact_synonym: medulla ossea;   medulla ossium
 related_synonym: medulla of bone;   medullary bone
 xref: AAO:0011007;   BTO:0000141;   BTO:0000829;   CALOHA:TS-0087;   EFO:0000868;   EMAPA:32760;   EV:0100046;   FMA:9608;   GAID:1287;   MA:0000134;   MAT:0000084;   MESH:D001853;   MIAA:0000084;   NCI:C12431;   SCTID:421320006;   UMLS:C0005953;   VHOG:0001218;   Wikipedia:Bone_marrow;   XAO:0000123;   galen:BoneMarrow
 external_ontology: present_in_taxon NCBITaxon:9606



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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          mesoderm-derived structure 0
            bone marrow 0
              red bone marrow + 0
              stroma of bone marrow + 0
              yellow bone marrow 0
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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              embryo 0
                embryonic structure 0
                  embryonic tissue 0
                    germ layer / neural crest 0
                      germ layer 0
                        mesoderm 0
                          mesoderm-derived structure 0
                            lateral plate mesoderm 0
                              blood island 0
                                hematopoietic system 0
                                  bone marrow 0
                                    red bone marrow + 0
                                    stroma of bone marrow + 0
                                    yellow bone marrow 0
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