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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:abnormal mucociliary clearance
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Accession:MP:0001947 term browser browse the term
Definition:anomaly in the mechanism that removes mucus and other foreign particles and microorganisms from the lungs by directed ciliary movement and secretory activity of the tracheobronchial submucosal glands
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal lung clearance;   abnormal mucociliary transport
 narrow_synonym: abnormal lung bacterial clearance

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    respiratory system phenotype 47
      abnormal respiratory system physiology 24
        abnormal mucociliary clearance 0
          impaired mucociliary clearance 0
          improved mucociliary clearance 0
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