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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:photoreceptor cell fate specification
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Accession:GO:0043704 term browser browse the term
Definition:The process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into a photoreceptor cell in an environment that is neutral with respect to the developmental pathway. Upon specification, the cell fate can be reversed.


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  biological_process 19334
    developmental process 6638
      cellular developmental process 4415
        cell fate specification 104
          neuron fate specification 37
            photoreceptor cell fate specification 0
              R8 cell fate specification 0
              retinal cone cell fate specification + 0
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  biological_process 19334
    developmental process 6638
      anatomical structure development 6107
        multicellular organism development 5579
          system development 5100
            nervous system development 2602
              neurogenesis 1884
                generation of neurons 1749
                  neuron differentiation 1575
                    photoreceptor cell differentiation 83
                      photoreceptor cell fate commitment 3
                        photoreceptor cell fate specification 0
                          R8 cell fate specification 0
                          retinal cone cell fate specification + 0
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