unipotency


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unipotency

/uni·po·ten·cy/ (-po´ten-se) the ability of a part to develop in one manner only, or of a cell to develop into only one type of cell.unip´otentunipoten´tial
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The cell types should be classified based on the cell potency, which is defined as a cell's ability to differentiate into one or more cell types within an organism [5] from which these specific cell types form, that is, totipotency, pluripotency, multipotency, oligopotency and unipotency.
both glial cells and neurons, opposed to unipotency restriction to a single cell type.