male primordial germ cell

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:

  male primordial germ cell


DEFINITON:

  Neoblasts coexpressing piwi-1 and nanos that are required for male and female gonad formation. Primordial germ cells are present in both asexual and sexual adults.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  PMID:17376870


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000218


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  male primordial germ cell "is a" male germ cell and stem cell

  male primordial germ cell "contained in" dorsal compartment, tail, posterior compartment, copulatory region, parapharyngeal region, anterior compartment, neck and parenchymal compartment

  male primordial germ cell "existence overlaps" juvenile, asexual adult and sexually mature adult

  male primordial germ cell "part of" reproductive system and neoblast compartment


  male germline stem cell "is a" male primordial germ cell


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