OBO ID: GO:0048537
Term Name: mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue development Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • BALT development
  • bronchial-associated lymphoid tissue development
  • GALT development
  • gut-associated lymphoid tissue development
  • mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue development
  • NALT development
  • nasopharyngeal-associated lymphoid tissue development
Definition: The process whose specific outcome is the progression of mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue over time, from its formation to the mature structure. Mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue is typically found as nodules associated with mucosal epithelia with distinct internal structures including B- and T-zones for the activation of lymphocytes. 0781735149
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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