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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:increased metastatic potential
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Accession:MP:0001272 term browser browse the term
Definition:greater likelihood of a tumor cell spreading from the site of the initial tumor formation and forming a secondary tumor at another site not directly connected with it
Synonyms:exact_synonym: elevated metastatic potential;   increase in metastasis potential;   increase in potential to develop metastases

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Erbb2 erb-b2 receptor tyrosine kinase 2 IDA RGD PMID:1359541 RGD:1582128 NCBI chr10:83,411,197...83,435,078
Ensembl chr10:83,411,313...83,435,078
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  mammalian phenotype 5374
    neoplasm 243
      abnormal tumor pathology 11
        abnormal metastatic potential 3
          increased metastatic potential 1
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