intestinal phagocyte

The Planarian Anatomoy Ontology (PLANA) is a collection of terms curated from the literature and other organism anatomy ontologies to describe anatomical features, life cycle stages and developmental processes in the regenerative flatworm Schmidtea mediterranea. The latest version of the PLANA Ontology is available through the Open Biological and Biomedical Ontology Foundry (OBO) . PLANA Ontology terms are searchable at the EMBL-EBI Ontology Lookup Service (OLS) and the PLANA Ontology Terms Page.

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Planarian Anatomy Ontology Term Overview


NAME:

  intestinal phagocyte


DEFINITON:

  Absorptive digestive cells that engulf food particles for intracellular digestion.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  PMID:21664348


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000070


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  intestinal phagocyte "is a" terminally differentiated cell

  intestinal phagocyte "contained in" dorsal compartment, tail, posterior compartment, copulatory region, ventral compartment, parapharyngeal region, anterior compartment, neck and gastrovascular compartment

  intestinal phagocyte "existence overlaps" juvenile, asexual adult and sexually mature adult

  intestinal phagocyte "part of" gastrodermis


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