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GENE - TERM ANNOTATION REPORT

CRRD ID: 11250
Species: Mus musculus
CRRD Object: Gene
Symbol: Rxra
Name: retinoid X receptor alpha
Acc ID: GO:0030154
Term: cell differentiation
Definition: The process in which relatively unspecialized cells, e.g. embryonic or regenerative cells, acquire specialized structural and/or functional features that characterize the cells, tissues, or organs of the mature organism or some other relatively stable phase of the organism's life history. Differentiation includes the processes involved in commitment of a cell to a specific fate and its subsequent development to the mature state.
Definition Source(s): ISBN:0198506732
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
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