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Term:
mammary gland morphogenesis (GO:0060443)
Annotations: Rat: (62) Mouse: (58) Human: (47) Chinchilla: (45) Bonobo: (47) Dog: (45) Squirrel: (45)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell-cell signaling involved in mammary gland development  
hypophysis morphogenesis +   
lactation +   
liver morphogenesis +   
mammary gland epithelium development +   
mammary gland fat development +   
mammary gland lobule development +   
mammary gland morphogenesis +   
The process in which anatomical structures of the mammary gland are generated and organized. Morphogenesis refers to the creation of shape. The mammary gland is a large compound sebaceous gland that in female mammals is modified to secrete milk.
mammary stem cell proliferation +   
mesenchymal cell differentiation involved in mammary gland development 
negative regulation of mammary gland development in males by androgen receptor signaling pathway 
neurohypophysis morphogenesis +  
nipple development +   
pharyngeal gland morphogenesis 
prostate gland morphogenesis +   
salivary gland morphogenesis +   
seminal vesicle morphogenesis +   
thelarche +   

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