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OBO ID: GO:0048847
Term Name: adenohypophysis formation Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • adenophysis biosynthesis
  • adenophysis formation
  • anterior pituitary biosynthesis
  • anterior pituitary formation
  • anterior pituitary gland biosynthesis
  • anterior pituitary gland formation
Definition: The process that gives rise to adenohypophysis. This process pertains to the initial formation of a structure from unspecified parts. The adenohypophysis is the anterior part of the pituitary. It secretes a variety of hormones and its function is regulated by the hypothalamus.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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