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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:lung dry weight to body weight ratio
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Accession:CMO:0000102 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement in which the weight after dessication of one or both lungs, the organ component of the respiratory system responsible for the exchange of gases between the environment and the blood, is divided by the total weight of the body and presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: lung weight, dry/body weight ratio

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      organ morphological measurement 286
        lung morphological measurement 0
          lung weight 0
            calculated lung weight 0
              lung weight to body weight ratio 0
                lung dry weight to body weight ratio 0
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