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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 beta cell area
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Accession:CMO:0001060 term browser browse the term
Definition:The area of, that is, the extent of a two-dimensional surface of or plane through, the beta cells in a pancreatic islet. A beta cell is a type of basophilic cell that makes up most of the bulk of the pancreatic islets (i.e. the islets of Langerhans) and secretes insulin.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: islet of Langerhans beta cell area;   pancreatic islet beta-cell area

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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
              single pancreatic islet area 0
                pancreatic islet beta cell area 0
                  calculated pancreatic islet beta cell area + 0
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