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Term:
homeostasis of number of cells (GO:0048872)
Annotations: Rat: (320) Mouse: (320) Human: (252) Chinchilla: (244) Bonobo: (247) Dog: (131) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (193)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anatomical structure homeostasis +   
B cell homeostatic proliferation  
cellular homeostasis +   
chemical homeostasis +   
homeostasis of number of cells +   
Any biological process involved in the maintenance of the steady-state number of cells within a population of cells.
multicellular organismal homeostasis +   
regulation of liquid surface tension +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cell population homeostasis ;   homeostasis of cell number
Definition Sources: GOC:isa_complete

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