acidophilic gland 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:

  acidophilic gland cell


DEFINITON:

  One of two distinct histochemical classes of gland cells, these can be found throughout the body but primarily form clusters of subepidermal marginal adhesive glands along the dorsalventral border of the animal.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  PMID:20865784


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000487


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  acidophilic gland cell "is a" gland cell


  viscid gland cell, releasing gland cell and anchor cell "is a" acidophilic gland cell


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