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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 myofibroblast differentiation
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Accession:MP:0012196 term browser browse the term
Definition:anomaly in the process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a myofibroblast, a cell that has characteristics of both a fibroblast cell and a smooth muscle cell and is reportedly capable of secreting IL-1beta, IL-6, and TNF-alpha
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal MFB differentiation

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    cellular phenotype 187
      abnormal cell physiology 146
        abnormal cell differentiation 7
          abnormal myofibroblast differentiation 0
            impaired myofibroblast differentiation 0
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