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

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