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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:blood glycerol level
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Accession:CMO:0002679 term browser browse the term
Definition:The amount of free glycerol, a trihydroxy sugar alcohol produced by lipolysis of triglycerides in adipose tissue and a precursor for the synthesis of triacylglycerols and phospholipids in the body, found in a specific volume of blood.
Synonyms:related_synonym: blood free glycerol level

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  clinical measurement 0
    blood measurement 0
      blood chemistry measurement 0
        blood glycerol level 0
          plasma glycerol level 0
          serum blood glycerol level 0
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