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macula densa development (GO:0072024)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (1) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
early distal convoluted tubule development +  
glomerular epithelium development +   
juxtaglomerulus cell differentiation +  
late distal convoluted tubule development +  
long descending thin limb development +  
macula densa development +   
The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the macula densa over time, from its formation to the mature structure. The macula densa is an area of specialized cells in the distal tubule that makes contact with the vascular pole of the glomerulus.
mesonephric juxtaglomerular apparatus development +  
mesonephric nephron epithelium development +  
metanephric juxtaglomerular apparatus development +   
metanephric nephron epithelium development +   
nephron epithelium morphogenesis +   
nephron tubule development +   
renal vesicle development +   
short descending thin limb development +  

Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_kidney_jan10

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