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epithelial cell fate determination, open tracheal system (GO:0007425)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
asymmetric protein localization involved in cell fate determination +   
branched duct epithelial cell fate determination, open tracheal system 
branching involved in open tracheal system development +  
cardiac cell fate determination +   
cell fate determination involved in pattern specification +   
compound eye cone cell fate determination 
dorsal trunk growth, open tracheal system 
ectodermal cell fate determination 
endodermal cell fate determination  
endothelial cell fate determination 
eosinophil fate determination 
epithelial cell fate determination, open tracheal system 
The cell fate determination process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into an epithelial cell within an open tracheal system regardless of its environment; upon determination, the cell fate cannot be reversed. Tracheal cells are set aside as 10 clusters of approximately 80 cells on each side of the embryo (termed tracheal placodes). An example of this is found in Drosophila melanogaster.
epithelial cell migration, open tracheal system +  
epithelial cell type specification, open tracheal system +  
glial cell fate determination  
leading edge cell fate determination +  
liquid clearance, open tracheal system 
mesodermal cell fate determination +   
muscle cell fate determination +   
myoblast fate determination +   
negative regulation of cell fate determination +   
neuron fate determination +   
oocyte fate determination +  
pole cell fate determination 
positive regulation of cell fate determination +  
regulation of cell fate determination +   
regulation of tube architecture, open tracheal system +  
spiracle morphogenesis, open tracheal system 
stem cell fate determination +   
tracheal outgrowth, open tracheal system 
tracheal pit formation in open tracheal system 
vulval cell fate determination 

Exact Synonyms: tracheal epithelial cell fate determination
Broad Synonyms: tracheal cell fate determination
Related Synonyms: tracheal placode cell fate determination
Alternate IDs: GO:0046846
Only In Taxon: NCBITaxon:50557 ! Insecta
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_sensu, PMID:11063940

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