Term: regenerating tissue hepatocyte differentiation
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Name: regenerating tissue
Synonyms: regenerating tissues
Definition: A portion of tissue that is regrowing after damage or amputation.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005147]
Name: hepatocyte differentiation
Synonyms: liver cell differentiation
Definition: The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires the specialized features of a hepatocyte. A hepatocyte is specialized epithelial cell that is organized into interconnected plates called lobules, and is the main structural component of the liver.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0070365]   QuickGO   AmiGO