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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:phenylephrine response/sensitivity measurement
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Accession:CMO:0000739 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of an organism's, organ's, tissue's or cell's capacity to respond, such as by a change in activity, state or condition, to phenylephrine (PE), the phenylethanolamine with IUPAC name (R)-3-[-1-hydroxy-2-(methylamino)ethyl]phenol and formula C9H13NO2 that acts as a selective alpha1-adrenergic receptor agonist, decongestant and vasoconstrictor.
Synonyms:xref: CHEBI:8093

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