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Category:GO:0061519 ! macrophage homeostasis

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DAG for GO:0061519id: GO:0061519

name: macrophage homeostasis
namespace: biological_process
def: "The process of regulating the proliferation and elimination of macrophage cells such that the total number of myeloid cells within a whole or part of an organism is stable over time in the absence of an outside stimulus." [GOC:dph, PMID:21727904]
is_a: GO:0001776 ! leukocyte homeostasis
is_a: GO:0002262 ! myeloid cell homeostasis


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