female germline stem 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:

  female germline stem cell


DEFINITON:

  A piwi-1+, nanos+ cell residing in the ovary that self-renews and give rise to oogonial cells that differentiate into oocytes.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  :PMID:20844018, PMID:19022767


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000223


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  female germline stem cell "is a" female germ cell and stem cell

  female germline stem cell "contained in" ventral compartment, anterior compartment, neck and parenchymal compartment

  female germline stem cell "develops from" female primordial germ cell

  female germline stem cell "existence overlaps" juvenile and sexually mature adult

  female germline stem cell "existence starts at point" juvenile

  female germline stem cell "part of" ovary

  female germline stem cell "specific_to" Smed sexual biotype


  oogonial cell "is a" female germline stem cell


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