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Name:myofibroblast cell
Definition:"An animal cell that has characteristics of both a fibroblast cell and a smooth muscle cell." [GOC:dsd, GOC:tfm, MESH:D058628, PMID:19800625, PMID:20630469]
Synonyms: "MFB" EXACT [PMID:8731193]
Comments:Myofibroblasts are alpha-SMA-positive, CD34-negative, CD45-negative. They are reportedly capable of secreting IL-1beta, IL-6, and TNF-alpha.

Ontology association <br>Each term has an is_a parent in the Cell ontology, which has a linkage to an another entity and FANTOM5 samples.Libraries were grouped into mutually exclusive facets according to the FANTOM5 sample ontology mapping to Cell ontologies.<br><br>link to ontology dataset<br>data


is_a:CL:0000183(contractile cell),CL:0000548(animal cell),CL:0002371(somatic cell)


is a:CL:0002576 (perineural cell)

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FF samples<br>It includes FANTOM5 samples that overlay the Cell ontology.

Human (Homo sapiens)

Mouse (Mus musculus)

Enrichment analysis: top 100 FFCP enriched with this ontology termTOP 100 FANTOM5 Cage Peaks enriched with CL:0000186 (myofibroblast cell), sorted by p-values <br>Analyst: Hideya Kawaji<br><br>link to source dataset <br>human : data <br>mouse : data

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