An epithelial tube that is part of the nephron, the functional part of the kidney. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0072078 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renal_tubule ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition

An epithelial tube that is part of the nephron, the functional part of the kidney.

external ontology notes

note that in ISBN:0073040584 (Vertebrates, Kardong), the uriniferous tubule contains the nephron, so we have a separate class, rather than using a synonym, as in MA

has alternative id

UBERON:0004210

has broad synonym

renal tubule

has exact synonym

kidney tubule

tubulus renalis

has related synonym

uriniferous tubule

id

UBERON:0001231