OBO ID: GO:0005917
Term Name: nephrocyte diaphragm Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • nephrocyte junction
Definition: A specialized cell-cell junction found between nephrocytes of the insect kidney, which is adapted for filtration of hemolymph. The insect nephrocyte is anatomically and functionally similar to the glomerular podocyte of vertebrates. 18971929
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
EXPRESSION No data available
PHENOTYPE No data available