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Term:
eye photoreceptor cell development (GO:0042462)
Annotations: Rat: (45) Mouse: (44) Human: (35) Chinchilla: (35) Bonobo: (35) Dog: (21) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (26)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
camera-type eye photoreceptor cell differentiation +   
compound eye photoreceptor cell differentiation +  
eye photoreceptor cell development +   
Development of a photoreceptor, a sensory cell in the eye that reacts to the presence of light. They usually contain a pigment that undergoes a chemical change when light is absorbed, thus stimulating a nerve.
eye photoreceptor cell fate commitment +   
ocellus photoreceptor cell development 
photoreceptor cell morphogenesis +   
photoreceptor cell outer segment organization  
regulation of rhodopsin gene expression +   

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Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0192800981

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