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Term:
type B pancreatic cell differentiation (GO:0003309)
Annotations: Rat: (32) Mouse: (33) Human: (36) Chinchilla: (25) Bonobo: (26) Dog: (30) Squirrel: (27) Pig: (28)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
pancreatic A cell differentiation +   
pancreatic D cell differentiation +   
pancreatic epsilon cell differentiation +   
pancreatic PP cell differentiation +   
type B pancreatic cell differentiation +   
The process in which relatively unspecialized cells acquire specialized structural and/or functional features of a type B pancreatic cell. A type B pancreatic cell is a cell located towards center of the islets of Langerhans that secretes insulin.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: pancreatic B cell differentiation ;   pancreatic beta cell differentiation
Definition Sources: CL:0000169, GOC:dph, PMID:11076772

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