The structure of the outer structural layer of the rodent placenta[MP]. [ MP : 0004255 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19829370 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

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pheno_slim

definition
  • The structure of the outer structural layer of the rodent placenta[MP].
development notes
  • In the absence of direct lineage analysis, it has been assumed, from histological studies and from the continuity of marker gene expression, that the spongiotrophoblast largely derives from the cells of the ectoplacental cone
has broad synonym
  • spongiotrophoblast
has exact synonym
  • spongiotrophoblast layer of placenta
id
  • UBERON:0004021
structure notes
  • Forms a compact layer of non-syncytial cells between the labyrinth and the outer giant cells
taxon notes
  • restriction to Rodentia may be too strong - we apply it for now as we are inheriting the MP definition