Send us a Message

Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   


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:blood vessel maximum contractile force
go back to main search page
Accession:CMO:0000717 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of the highest achievable amount of energy produced by the active reduction in the diameter of a blood vessel, any one of the network of muscular tubes that carry blood through the body, resulting from contraction of the muscular wall of the vessel.
Synonyms:related_synonym: blood vessel maximum contractility measurement

show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  clinical measurement 2369
    cardiovascular measurement 610
      blood vessel measurement 44
        blood vessel constriction measurement 0
          blood vessel contractile force measurement 0
            blood vessel maximum contractile force 0
              calculated blood vessel maximum contractile force measurement + 0
              maximum contractile force per wet weight of vessel + 0
              receptor-dependent blood vessel maximum contractile force 0
              receptor-independent blood vessel maximum contractile force 0
paths to the root