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Term:
pancreatic A cell differentiation (GO:0003310)
Annotations: Rat: (9) Mouse: (9) Human: (9) Chinchilla: (7) Bonobo: (8) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (8) Pig: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
pancreatic A cell differentiation +   
The process in which relatively unspecialized cells acquire specialized structural and functional features of a pancreatic A cell. A pancreatic A cell is a cell in the pancreas that secretes glucagon.
pancreatic D cell differentiation +   
pancreatic epsilon cell differentiation +   
pancreatic PP cell differentiation +   
type B pancreatic cell differentiation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: pancreatic alpha cell differentiation
Definition Sources: GOC:dph, PMID:11076772

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