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Term:
spinal cord motor neuron cell fate specification (GO:0021520)
Annotations: Rat: (13) Mouse: (13) Human: (13) Chinchilla: (13) Bonobo: (12) Dog: (9) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (13)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
auditory receptor cell fate specification +   
lateral motor column neuron differentiation 
photoreceptor cell fate specification +  
positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in neuron fate specification 
somatic motor neuron differentiation +   
spinal cord association neuron specification +   
spinal cord commissural neuron specification 
spinal cord motor neuron cell fate specification +   
The process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into a motor neuron in an environment that is neutral with respect to the developmental pathway.
ventral spinal cord interneuron specification +   
visceral motor neuron differentiation  

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000021, GOC:cls, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jid, GOC:mtg_15jun06

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