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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
bone mineralization +   
The deposition of hydroxyapatite, a form of calcium phosphate with the formula Ca10(PO4)6(OH)2, in bone tissue.
chitin-based cuticle sclerotization by biomineralization 
direct ossification +   
intratendonous ossification 
ligamentous ossification 
negative regulation of biomineral tissue development +   
negative regulation of ossification +   
ossification involved in bone maturation +   
ossification involved in bone remodeling  
osteoblast differentiation +   
otolith mineralization +   
positive regulation of biomineral tissue development +   
positive regulation of ossification +   
regulation of biomineral tissue development +   
regulation of ossification +   
replacement ossification +   
shell calcification +  
tooth mineralization +   

Synonyms
Narrow Synonyms: bone calcification
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, PMID:22936354

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