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cyanophore differentiation (GO:0048774)
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compound eye pigment cell differentiation 
cyanophore differentiation +  
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires the specialized features of a cyanophore cell. Cyanophores are pigment cells derived from the neural crest. They contain a blue pigment of unknown chemical composition. The pigment is stored in fibrous organelles termed cyanosomes.
erythrophore differentiation +   
iridophore differentiation +  
leucophore differentiation +  
melanocyte differentiation +   
negative regulation of pigment cell differentiation +  
pigment cell development  
pigment granule maturation +   
positive regulation of pigment cell differentiation +   
regulation of pigment cell differentiation +   
xanthophore differentiation +  

Exact Synonyms: cyanophore cell differentiation
Definition Sources: GOC:jid, GOC:mh

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