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Term:
dorsal aorta morphogenesis (GO:0035912)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (8) Human: (8) Chinchilla: (8) Bonobo: (8) Dog: (8) Squirrel: (8)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aorta smooth muscle tissue morphogenesis  
ascending aorta morphogenesis  
descending aorta morphogenesis 
dorsal aorta morphogenesis  
The process in which the anatomical structures of the dorsal aorta are generated and organized. The dorsal aorta is a blood vessel in a single-pass circulatory system that carries oxygenated blood from the gills to the rest of the body. In a single-pass circulatory system blood passes once through the heart to supply the body once.
negative regulation of aorta morphogenesis 
positive regulation of aorta morphogenesis  
regulation of aorta morphogenesis +   
ventral aorta morphogenesis 

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Definition Sources: GOC:bf, GOC:dgh, UBERON:0005805, Wikipedia:Aorta, ZFA:0000014

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