A filament, mostly protein, that grows from follicles found in the dermis[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hair ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

curator note

this class defines an individual hair

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/25/Gray945.png

editor note

TODO for now we treat vibrissa/whisker as a syonym, but these have different follicles. We could introduce subclasses (see also: Pangolin scales)

has related synonym

vibrissa
setulae
fur
whisker
coat hair
quill
coat/ hair
microchaeta

id

UBERON:0001037