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Term:
oocyte dorsal/ventral axis specification (GO:0007310)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
dorsal/ventral axis specification, ovarian follicular epithelium +  
oocyte animal/vegetal axis specification +  
oocyte anterior/posterior axis specification +   
oocyte dorsal/ventral axis specification +  
The establishment, maintenance and elaboration of the dorsal/ventral axis of the oocyte. An example of this is found in Drosophila melanogaster.
oocyte microtubule cytoskeleton polarization 
polarity specification of dorsal/ventral axis 
Wnt signaling pathway involved in dorsal/ventral axis specification +   
zygotic specification of dorsal/ventral axis  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: oocyte dorsoventral axis specification
Related Synonyms: oocyte dorsal/ventral axis determination
Alternate IDs: GO:0008072 ;   GO:0048123
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_sensu, ISBN:0879694238

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