The macula densa is an area of specialized cells in the distal tubule that makes contact with the vascular pole of the glomerulus[GO]. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0072024 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macula_densa ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim

definition

The macula densa is an area of specialized cells in the distal tubule that makes contact with the vascular pole of the glomerulus[GO].

external ontology notes

not part of a nephron or distal tubule in MA and FMA

id

UBERON:0002335