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Term:
cell dedifferentiation (GO:0043697)
Annotations: Rat: (9) Mouse: (8) Human: (8) Chinchilla: (8) Bonobo: (8) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (8)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ascospore release from ascus +  
cell aging +   
cell dedifferentiation +   
The process in which a specialized cell loses the structural or functional features that characterize it in the mature organism, or some other relatively stable phase of the organism's life history. Under certain conditions, these cells can revert back to the features of the stem cells that were their ancestors.
cell development +   
cell differentiation +   
cell fate commitment +   
cell fate determination +   
cell fate specification +   
cell maturation +   
cellular component morphogenesis +   
centrosomal and pronuclear rotation 
creation of an inductive signal +  
donor selection +  
initiation of movement involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +   
plant-type sporogenesis +  
programmed cell death involved in cell development +   
stomatal lineage progression +  

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Definition Sources: GOC:dph, GOC:pg

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