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Identifier Name Type Tissues Organism Gene Data Actions
DAA801 Calcification of costal cartilage Physiological thorax, cartilage Human
DAA810 Respiratory muscle strength declines Physiological respiratory system, muscle Human
DAA811 Respiratory drive decreases Physiological respiratory system Human
DAA812 Responses to hypoxemia and hypercapnia are decreased Physiological respiratory system Human
DAA809 Loss of peripheral motor neurons Physiological respiratory system, muscle Human
DAA806 Decline in respiratory muscle fibers Physiological respiratory system, muscle Human
DAA808 Capacity of neuromusclar junctions to transmit impulses decreases Physiological respiratory system Human
DAA814 Abnormal labored breathing index Physiological respiratory system Human
DAA803 Elastic fiber number in the lungs decreases Physiological lung Human
DAA799 Compliance of parenchyma increases Physiological lung Human
DAA804 Air flow resistance increases Physiological lung Human
DAA813 Maximal inspiratory pressure decreases Physiological lung Human
DAA800 Dynamic compliance decreases Physiological lung Human
DAA801 Calcification of costal cartilage Physiological thorax, cartilage Human