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Term:podocyte foot
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Definition:A cell projection of a podocyte (glomerular visceral epithelial cell) forming a foot-like structure projecting from a podocyte primary projection, that wraps around capillaries of a renal glomerulus. Adjacent feet (pedicels) interdigitate, leaving thin filtration slits between them, which are covered by slit diaphragms.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: pedicel;   podocyte foot process;   secondary podocyte projection
 xref: Wikipedia:Podocyte

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Cask calcium/calmodulin dependent serine protein kinase JBrowse link X 9,815,652 10,156,155 RGD:8553727
G Thsd7a thrombospondin type 1 domain containing 7A JBrowse link 4 38,658,512 39,103,411 RGD:1624291

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  cellular_component 20300
    cellular anatomical entity 19956
      cell projection 2529
        plasma membrane bounded cell projection 2462
          podocyte foot 2
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