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Term:
branching morphogenesis of an epithelial tube (GO:0048754)
Annotations: Rat: (191) Mouse: (191) Human: (188) Chinchilla: (182) Bonobo: (186) Dog: (182) Squirrel: (185) Pig: (186)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
blood vessel morphogenesis +   
branch elongation of an epithelium +   
branching involved in labyrinthine layer morphogenesis +   
branching involved in pancreas morphogenesis +   
branching involved in prostate gland morphogenesis +   
branching involved in salivary gland morphogenesis +   
branching involved in seminal vesicle morphogenesis 
branching morphogenesis of an epithelial tube +   
The process in which the anatomical structures of branches in an epithelial tube are generated and organized. A tube is a long hollow cylinder.
bronchiole morphogenesis  
bronchus morphogenesis +   
bud field specification 
cloacal septation  
dichotomous subdivision of an epithelial terminal unit +   
digestive tract morphogenesis +   
embryonic heart tube morphogenesis +   
endothelial tube morphogenesis +   
epithelial tube formation +   
epithelial tube morphogenesis +   
imaginal disc morphogenesis +  
lateral sprouting from an epithelium +   
mammary gland cord morphogenesis +  
mammary gland duct morphogenesis +   
metanephric tubule morphogenesis +   
nephric duct morphogenesis +   
otic vesicle morphogenesis +   
oviduct morphogenesis 
renal tubule morphogenesis +   
semicircular canal morphogenesis +   
tracheal outgrowth, open tracheal system 
tube formation +   
tube fusion +  
ureter morphogenesis +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: tubulogenesis
Definition Sources: GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jid

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