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Term:
horizontal cell localization (GO:0035852)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (1) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (1)
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Any process in which a horizontal cell is transported to, and/or maintained in, a specific location within the inner nuclear layer (INL) of the retina. A horizontal cell is a neuron that laterally connects other neurons in the inner nuclear layer (INL) of the retina. Targeting of retinal neurons to the appropriate lamina is vital to establish the architecture of the retina.
oocyte localization involved in germarium-derived egg chamber formation 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: horizontal cell localisation ;   horizontal cell positioning ;   laminar positioning of retinal horizontal cell ;   retinal horizontal cell positioning
Definition Sources: CL:0000745, GOC:bf, GOC:yaf, PMID:18094249

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