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Term: spermatocyte recombination nodule
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Name: spermatocyte
Synonyms: spermatocytes
Definition: A male germ cell that develops from spermatogonia. The euploid primary spermatocytes undergo meiosis and give rise to the haploid secondary spermatocytes which in turn give rise to spermatids.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009005]
Name: recombination nodule
Definition: An electron dense structure that is associated with meiotic chromosomes.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0005713]   QuickGO   AmiGO