OBO ID: ZFA:0009332
Term Name: plasma cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms: plasmacyte
Definition: A terminally differentiated, post-mitotic, antibody secreting cell of the B cell lineage with the phenotype CD138-positive, surface immunonoglobulin-negative, and MHC Class II-negative. Plasma cells are oval or round with extensive rough endoplasmic reticulum, a well-developed Golgi apparatus, and a round nucleus having a characteristic cartwheel heterochromatin pattern and are devoted to producing large amounts of immunoglobulin. (2)
Appears at: Unknown
Evident until: Adult (90d-730d, breeding adult)
References: CL:0000786, TAO:0009332
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology
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