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ZIRC
OBO ID: GO:0031039
Term Name: macronucleus Search Ontology:
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Definition: A membrane-bounded organelle of ciliated protozoan cells that contains polyploid copies of a portion of the cell's complete genome. Transcription of genes occurs in macronuclei. Some ciliate species may contain multiple macronuclei per cell.
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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