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Anatomy Term: connective tissue
XAO ID: 0001017
Synonyms: portion of connective tissue
Definition: "Portion of tissue that consists of mesodermally derived cells and intercellular matrix composed of protein fibers and carbohydrates, which supports, ensheathes and binds together other tissues."
Stage Range: NF stage 24 to death
Marker Genes: bmp4
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Develops Into:

Parent(s): tissue (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY