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Category:GO:0045165 ! cell fate commitment

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DAG for GO:0045165id: GO:0045165

name: cell fate commitment
namespace: biological_process
def: "The commitment of cells to specific cell fates and their capacity to differentiate into particular kinds of cells. Positional information is established through protein signals that emanate from a localized source within a cell (the initial one-cell zygote) or within a developmental field." [ISBN:0716731185]
comment: Note that this term was 'cell fate determination' but the term name was changed to better match its existing definition and the child term 'cell fate determination; GO:0001709' was also created.
is_a: GO:0048869 ! cellular developmental process
relationship: part_of: GO:0030154 ! cell differentiation

AmiGO <GOterm>GO:0045165</GOterm>
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