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Term:
endocardial cell differentiation (GO:0060956)
Annotations: Rat: (6) Mouse: (6) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (6) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cardiac blood vessel endothelial cell differentiation 
endocardial cell differentiation +   
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires the specialized structural and/or functional features of an endocardial cell. An endocardial cell is a specialized endothelial cell that makes up the endocardium portion of the heart. The endocardium is the innermost layer of tissue of the heart, and lines the heart chambers.
endocardial endothelium development 
endocardium morphogenesis +   
epicardium-derived cardiac endothelial cell differentiation  
extracellular matrix organization involved in endocardium development 

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_heart

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