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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:muscle measurement
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Accession:CMO:0001158 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurement, morphological or physiological of a muscle or a group of muscles. Muscles are organs or tissues composed of bundles of fibers that have the power to contract and hence to produce movement.

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Bw61 Body weight QTL61 IDA RGD PMID:11853145 RGD:619672 NCBI chr 1:173,108,781...218,108,781 JBrowse link

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  clinical measurement 2369
    musculoskeletal system measurement 297
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        muscle fiber measurement + 0
        muscle morphological measurement + 1
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