Skeletal tissue with a collagen-rich extracellular matrix vascularized, mineralized with hydroxyapatite and typically including osteocytes located in lacunae that communicate with one another by cell processes (in canaliculi). Bone is deposited by osteoblasts. [ VSAO:0000047 http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0051070 http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/go/references/0000034 PSPUB:0000170 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition

Skeletal tissue with a collagen-rich extracellular matrix vascularized, mineralized with hydroxyapatite and typically including osteocytes located in lacunae that communicate with one another by cell processes (in canaliculi). Bone is deposited by osteoblasts.

editor note

see https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/27

external definition

Skeletal tissue with a collagen-rich extracellular matrix vascularized, mineralized with hydroxyapatite and typically including osteocytes located in lacunae that communicate with one another by cell processes (in canaliculi). Bone is deposited by osteoblasts.[VSAO]

has exact synonym

calcium tissue

osseous tissue

osteogenic tissue

has narrow synonym

mineralized bone tissue

has related synonym

bone

portion of bone tissue

id

UBERON:0002481

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