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Term: pectoral fin osteoblast
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: pectoral fin
Synonyms: forefin, pectoral fins
Definition: Paired fin that is located in the thoracic region of the body.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001161]
Name: osteoblast
Synonyms: osteoblasts
Definition: A bone-forming cell which secretes an extracellular matrix. Hydroxyapatite crystals are then deposited into the matrix to form bone.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009031]