Term: yolk microtubule polymerization
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Name: yolk
Synonyms: yolk cell
Definition: Giant syncytial uncleaved cell containing nutrient store for embryonic development in the form of semicrystalline phospholipoprotein and contained within yolk granules.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000084]
Name: microtubule polymerization
Synonyms: microtubule assembly, microtubule formation
Definition: The addition of tubulin heterodimers to one or both ends of a microtubule.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0046785]   QuickGO   AmiGO