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central nervous system vasculogenesis (GO:0022009)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (5) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell migration involved in vasculogenesis +   
central nervous system vasculogenesis  
The differentiation of endothelial cells from progenitor cells during blood vessel development, and the de novo formation of blood vessels and tubes in the central nervous system. The capillary endothelial cells in the brain are specialized to form the blood-brain barrier.
negative regulation of vasculogenesis  
positive regulation of vasculogenesis  
regulation of vasculogenesis +   
vasculogenesis involved in coronary vascular morphogenesis +   

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

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