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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:oxygen consumption
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Accession:CMO:0002169 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of the capacity of an individual's body to transport and utilize oxygen, measured as volume of oxygen per unit of time.
Synonyms:related_synonym: VO2;   oxygen uptake

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Vencon1 Ventilatory control QTL 1 IDA RGD PMID: RGD:2303609

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