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ZIRC
OBO ID: GO:0060809
Term Name: mesodermal to mesenchymal transition involved in gastrulation Search Ontology:
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Definition: The epithelial to mesenchymal transition process in which a mesodermal cell loses apical/basolateral polarity, severs intercellular adhesive junctions, degrades basement membrane components and becomes a migratory mesenchymal cell as part of the process of gastrulation.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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