OBO ID: CL:0002488
Term Name: trophoblast giant cell Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • giant trophoblast cell
Definition: A trophoblast cell that has a large volume of cytoplasm, is polyploidy and is usually mononuclear but is also occasionally multi-nucleate. This cell type is important in establishing maternal physiology and remodeling of the vasculature of the placenta.
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Ontology: Cell Ontology
PHENOTYPE No data available