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VERTEBRATE TRAIT ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Vertebrate Trait Ontology (VT) is being developed as a collaborative effort between the Rat Genome Database at the Medical College of Wisconsin (RGD, http://rgd.mcw.edu), Mouse Genome Informatics at the Jackson Laboratory (http://www.informatics.jax.org/) and the Animal QTL database at Iowa State University (http://www.animalgenome.org/cgi-bin/QTLdb/index). For more information about this vocabulary, or to request additions or changes, please contact us (http://rgd.mcw.edu/contact/index.shtml).

Term:aorta elastic tissue integrity trait
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Accession:VT:0010556 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the structural soundness of the slender connective tissue fiber in tissue of the main trunk of the systemic arteries which is characterized by great elasticity.



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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Vetf1 Vascular elastic tissue fragility QTL 1 IDA RGD PMID:11526202 RGD:619605 NCBI chr 5:2,282,226...5,904,428 JBrowse link
Q Vetf2 Vascular elastic tissue fragility QTL 2 IDA RGD PMID:11526202 RGD:619605 NCBI chr10:41,142,633...86,142,633 JBrowse link

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  vertebrate trait 1500
    organ system trait 671
      circulatory system trait 198
        circulatory system morphology trait 176
          cardiovascular system morphology trait 176
            blood vessel morphology trait 45
              blood vessel elastic tissue morphology trait 6
                aorta elastic tissue morphology trait 6
                  aorta elastic tissue integrity trait 2
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  vertebrate trait 1500
    organ system trait 671
      circulatory system trait 198
        circulatory system morphology trait 176
          cardiovascular system morphology trait 176
            blood vessel morphology trait 45
              artery morphology trait 41
                aorta morphology trait 33
                  aorta elastic tissue morphology trait 6
                    aorta elastic tissue integrity trait 2
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