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Term:
ventral spinal cord interneuron fate determination (GO:0060580)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
auditory receptor cell fate determination  
photoreceptor cell fate determination +  
sensory organ precursor cell fate determination 
ventral spinal cord interneuron fate determination  
The process in which a cell becomes capable of differentiating autonomously into a ventral spinal cord interneuron regardless of its environment; upon determination, the cell fate cannot be reversed. Ventral spinal cord interneurons are cells located in the ventral portion of the spinal cord that transmit signals between sensory and motor neurons and are required for reflexive responses.
ventral spinal cord interneuron specification +   

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