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Term:
embryo development ending in birth or egg hatching (GO:0009792)
Annotations: Rat: (806) Mouse: (802) Human: (638) Chinchilla: (615) Bonobo: (622) Dog: (631) Squirrel: (622)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
embryo development +     
changes to DNA methylation involved in embryo development +   
embryo development ending in birth or egg hatching +   
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of an embryo over time, from zygote formation until the end of the embryonic life stage. The end of the embryonic life stage is organism-specific and may be somewhat arbitrary; for mammals it is usually considered to be birth, for insects the hatching of the first instar larva from the eggshell.
embryo development ending in seed dormancy +  
embryonic cleavage  
embryonic morphogenesis +   
embryonic organ development +   
embryonic pattern specification +   
mitotic cell cycle, embryonic +   
negative regulation of embryonic development +   
positive regulation of embryonic development +   
pseudocleavage +  
regulation of embryonic development +   
somite development +   
syncytial embryo cellularization 

Synonyms
Broad Synonyms: embryogenesis
Only In Taxon: NCBITaxon:33208 ! Metazoa
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, GOC:isa_complete, GOC:mtg_sensu

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