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Term:
dendritic spine morphogenesis (GO:0060997)
Annotations: Rat: (75) Mouse: (71) Human: (63) Chinchilla: (62) Bonobo: (62) Dog: (23) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (31)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
apical dendrite morphogenesis +  
axon development +   
axonogenesis +   
basal dendrite morphogenesis +   
dendrite arborization +   
dendrite development +   
dendrite guidance +  
dendrite morphogenesis +   
dendritic spine maintenance +   
dendritic spine morphogenesis +   
The process in which the anatomical structures of a dendritic spine are generated and organized. A dendritic spine is a protrusion from a dendrite and a specialized subcellular compartment involved in synaptic transmission.
inner ear receptor cell stereocilium organization +   
negative regulation of dendrite morphogenesis +   
negative regulation of dendritic spine development +   
negative regulation of neuron projection development +   
neuron projection arborization +   
neuron projection extension +   
neuron projection fasciculation +   
neuron projection guidance +   
neuron projection morphogenesis +   
neuron projection regeneration +   
positive regulation of dendrite morphogenesis +   
positive regulation of dendritic spine development +   
positive regulation of neuron projection development +   
regulation of dendrite morphogenesis +   
regulation of dendritic spine development +   
regulation of neuron projection development +   
retrograde extension +  
rhabdomere morphogenesis 

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GOC:dph

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