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ZIRC
OBO ID: GO:0072112
Term Name: glomerular visceral epithelial cell differentiation Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • podocyte differentiation
Definition: The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a glomerular visceral epithelial cell. A glomerular visceral epithelial cell is a specialized epithelial cell that contains "feet" that interdigitate with the "feet" of other glomerular epithelial cells.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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