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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:partial pressure of blood carbon dioxide (Pco2)
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Accession:CMO:0000283 term browser browse the term
Definition:The force per unit area attributable to the carbon dioxide, a colorless, odorless, incombustible gas formed during respiration and composed of one atom of carbon and two atoms of oxygen, dissolved in a specified volume of blood, defined as the force per unit area exerted by carbon dioxide in a mixture of gases in equilibrium with such a sample of blood at the same temperature.
Synonyms:related_synonym: PaCO2

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