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Category:GO:0045453 ! bone resorption

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DAG for GO:0045453id: GO:0045453

name: bone resorption
namespace: biological_process
def: "The process in which specialized cells known as osteoclasts degrade the organic and inorganic portions of bone, and endocytose and transport the degradation products." [GOC:mah, PMID:10968780]
xref: Wikipedia:Bone_resorption
is_a: GO:0001894 ! tissue homeostasis
relationship: part_of: GO:0046849 ! bone remodeling


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