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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:pancreatic islet area
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Definition:A measurement of the extent of a two-dimensional surface of or plane through a single pancreatic islet, or a measurement of the total area occupied by pancreatic islets in a cross-section of the pancreas. The pancreatic islets are the irregular microscopic structures scattered throughout the pancreas and comprising its endocrine portion.

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ratio of insulin-positive cell area to total area of splenic region of pancreas term browser
Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Pancm2 Pancreatic morphology QTL 2 IDA RGD PMID:20878524 RGD:4889455 NCBI chr10:76,748,906...107,211,142 JBrowse link

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 733
      organ morphological measurement 286
        pancreas morphological measurement 4
          pancreatic islet morphological measurement 1
            pancreatic islet area 1
              calculated pancreatic islet area + 1
              single pancreatic islet area + 0
              total area occupied by pancreatic islets + 0
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