A filament, mostly protein, that grows from follicles found in the dermis[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hair ]

Synonyms: hair

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

curator notes

this class defines an individual hair

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/25/Gray945.png

editor note

TODO for now we treat vibrissa/whisker as a syonym, but these have different follicles. We could introduce subclasses (see also: Pangolin scales)

has related synonym

vibrissa

setulae

fur

whisker

coat hair

quill

microchaeta

coat/ hair

id

UBERON:0001037