|OBO ID: ZFA:0009146|
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|Term Name:||Merkel cell||Search Ontology:|
|Definition:||A modified epidermal cell located in the stratum basale. They are found mostly in areas where sensory perception is acute. Merkel cells are closely associated with an expanded terminal bulb of an afferent myelinated nerve fiber.|
|Evident until:||Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)|
|is a type of:||
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available