OBO ID: ZFA:0009272
Term Name: skeletal muscle satellite cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms: skeletal muscle satellite cells
Definition: An elongated, spindle-shaped, quiescent myoblast lying in close contact with adult skeletal muscle. They are thought to play a role in muscle repair and regeneration.
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: CL:0000594, TAO:0009272
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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