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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:decreased respiratory quotient
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Accession:MP:0010379 term browser browse the term
Definition:reduction in the ratio of the volume of carbon dioxide released to oxygen consumed by a body tissue or an organism compared to controls
Synonyms:exact_synonym: decreased RQ;   decreased respiratory exchange ratio;   reduced RQ;   reduced respiratory exchange ratio

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1421
      abnormal homeostasis 1322
        abnormal gas homeostasis 19
          abnormal respiratory quotient 1
            decreased respiratory quotient 0
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