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Term:
heart trabecula morphogenesis (GO:0061384)
Annotations: Rat: (37) Mouse: (36) Human: (35) Chinchilla: (35) Bonobo: (35) Dog: (22) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (26)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
bone trabecula morphogenesis +   
heart trabecula morphogenesis +   
The process of shaping a trabecula in the heart. A trabecula is a small, often microscopic, tissue element in the form of a small beam, strut or rod, which generally has a mechanical function. Trabecula are usually but not necessarily, composed of dense collagenous tissue.
trabecula formation +   

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Definition Sources: GOC:dph

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