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name: interstitial cell of Cajal differentiation
def: "The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of an interstitial cell of Cajal. An interstitial cell of Cajal is an intestinal neuroepithelial cell that serves as a pacemaker to trigger gut contraction." [GOC:dph]
synonym: "ICC differentiation" RELATED [GOC:dph]
is_a: GO:0060563 ! neuroepithelial cell differentiation
is_a: GO:0060575 ! intestinal epithelial cell differentiation
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