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Term:
vascular smooth muscle cell differentiation (GO:0035886)
Annotations: Rat: (32) Mouse: (36) Human: (25) Chinchilla: (22) Bonobo: (25) Dog: (16) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (18)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
blood vessel development +   
cerebellum vasculature development +   
enteric smooth muscle cell differentiation  
kidney smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
lung vasculature development  
lymph vessel development +   
negative regulation of smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in smooth muscle cell differentiation  
negative regulation of vasculature development +   
positive regulation of smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in smooth muscle cell differentiation  
positive regulation of vasculature development +   
regulation of smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
regulation of vasculature development +   
renal system vasculature development +   
retina vasculature development in camera-type eye +   
smooth muscle cell differentiation involved in prostate glandular acinus development 
ureter smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
vascular smooth muscle cell differentiation +   
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a vascular smooth muscle cell.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: VSMC differentiation ;   vascular associated smooth muscle cell differentiation
Definition Sources: GOC:sl, PMID:16151017, PMID:18267954

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