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Term:
corneocyte desquamation (GO:0003336)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (2) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (2) Bonobo: (2) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
delamination +     
blood vessel endothelial cell delamination +   
border follicle cell delamination +  
corneocyte desquamation  
The delamination process that results in the shedding of a corneocyte from the surface of the epidermis.
delamination involved in gastrulation with mouth forming second 
endothelial to hematopoietic transition  
neural crest cell delamination +   
neuroblast delamination  
oenocyte delamination 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: epidermal desquamation
Definition Sources: GOC:dph

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