tuba

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:

  tuba


DEFINITON:

  A sperm storage organ located immediately posterior to the ovary, at the anterior end of the oviduct. Oocytes exiting the ovary are fertilized in the tuba as they enter the oviduct.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  :PMID:19022767 PMID:20844018 PMID:22074376 PMID:27149082


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000230


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  tuba "is a" definitive tissue

  tuba "contained in" ventral compartment, anterior compartment and neck

  tuba "existence overlaps" juvenile and sexually mature adult

  tuba "existence starts at point" juvenile

  tuba "part of" reproductive system

  tuba "specific_to" Smed sexual biotype


  tuba lumen "is a" tuba


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