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Term:
epithelial tube branching involved in lung morphogenesis (GO:0060441)
Annotations: Rat: (39) Mouse: (39) Human: (39) Chinchilla: (38) Bonobo: (39) Dog: (37) Squirrel: (39) Pig: (39)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
branching involved in blood vessel morphogenesis +   
branching involved in lymph vessel morphogenesis  
branching involved in mammary gland duct morphogenesis +   
branching involved in open tracheal system development +  
branching involved in ureteric bud morphogenesis +   
epithelial cell proliferation involved in lung morphogenesis +   
epithelial tube branching involved in lung morphogenesis +   
The process in which a highly ordered sequence of patterning events generates the branched epithelial tubes of the lung, consisting of reiterated combinations of bud outgrowth, elongation, and dichotomous subdivision of terminal units.
left lung morphogenesis  
lung lobe morphogenesis +   
right lung morphogenesis  
tube fusion +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: lung branching morphogenesis
Definition Sources: GOC:dph, GOC:mtg_lung

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