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Term:
growth plate cartilage chondrocyte differentiation (GO:0003418)
Annotations: Rat: (22) Mouse: (22) Human: (23) Chinchilla: (23) Bonobo: (23) Dog: (17) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (24)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
chondrocyte development involved in endochondral bone morphogenesis +   
growth plate cartilage chondrocyte differentiation +   
The process in which a chondroblast acquires specialized structural and/or functional features of a chondrocyte that will contribute to the growth of a bone. A chondrocyte is a polymorphic cell that forms cartilage.
growth plate cartilage chondrocyte proliferation +   
growth plate cartilage morphogenesis +   
regulation of chondrocyte differentiation involved in endochondral bone morphogenesis +  

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:ascb_2009, GOC:dph, GOC:tb

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