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Term: blood vessel endothelial cell basement membrane
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: blood vessel endothelial cell
Synonyms: blood vessel endothelial cells
Definition:
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009036]
Name: basement membrane
Synonyms: basal lamina, basement lamina, lamina densa
Definition: A collagen-containing extracellular matrix consisting of a thin layer of dense material found in various animal tissues interposed between the cells and the adjacent connective tissue. It consists of the basal lamina plus an associated layer of reticulin fibers.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0005604]   QuickGO   AmiGO