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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:isolated tissue cholesterol measurement test
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Accession:MMO:0000529 term browser browse the term
Definition:A method to determine the nature, properties, or composition of cholesterol in a specified sample of tissue after removal of that tissue from the body. Cholesterol is a eukaryotic sterol that, in higher animals, is the precursor of bile acids and steroid hormones and a key constituent of cell membranes.
Synonyms:related_synonym: isolated tissue cholesterol analysis;   isolated tissue cholesterol measurement method
 xref: CHEBI:16113

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    ex vivo method 1236
      isolated body part method 336
        isolated tissue method 0
          isolated tissue lipid analysis 0
            isolated tissue sterol analysis 0
              isolated tissue cholesterol measurement test 0
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