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Term:
pigment granule maturation (GO:0048757)
Annotations: Rat: (10) Mouse: (10) Human: (10) Chinchilla: (10) Bonobo: (10) Dog: (10) Squirrel: (10) Pig: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anatomical structure maturation +   
chitin-based cuticle sclerotization +  
compound eye pigment cell differentiation 
cyanophore differentiation +  
erythrophore differentiation +   
iridophore differentiation +  
leucophore differentiation +  
melanocyte differentiation +   
negative regulation of pigment cell differentiation +  
pigment cell development 
pigment granule maturation +   
Steps required to form a membrane-bounded organelle into a pigment granule containing pigment. Maturation is a developmental process, independent of morphogenetic (shape) change, that is required for a cell or structure to attain its fully functional state.
pollen maturation 
positive regulation of pigment cell differentiation +   
regulation of pigment cell differentiation +   
secretory granule maturation +   
synapse maturation +   
synaptic vesicle maturation +   
xanthophore differentiation +  

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:dgh, GOC:jid, GOC:mh

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