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Term:
specification of symmetry (GO:0009799)
Annotations: Rat: (133) Mouse: (133) Human: (127) Chinchilla: (120) Bonobo: (120) Dog: (123) Squirrel: (121)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
axis specification +   
cell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +   
embryonic pattern specification +   
head segmentation +  
imaginal disc lineage restriction +  
internode patterning 
intracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +  
lung pattern specification process +   
maintenance of left/right asymmetry +  
neural plate pattern specification +   
ommatidial rotation 
pattern specification involved in kidney development +   
regionalization +   
regulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +  
renal system pattern specification +   
segment specification +   
specification of axis polarity +   
specification of symmetry +   
The establishment of an organism's body plan or part of an organism such that a similar arrangement in form and relationship of parts around a common axis, or around each side of a plane is created.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: determination of symmetry
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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