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Term:
mammary placode formation (GO:0060596)
Annotations: Rat: (4) Mouse: (4) Human: (4) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
hair follicle placode formation +   
mammary gland specification +   
mammary placode formation +   
The developmental process in which the mammary placode forms. The mammary placode is a transient lens shaped structure that will give rise to the mammary bud proper.
olfactory placode formation  
optic lobe placode formation 
optic placode formation +   
otic placode formation  
sebaceous gland placode formation 
sweat gland placode formation 
tooth placode formation 

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Definition Sources: GOC:dph, PMID:16168142

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