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GO_term: GO:0045169   

GO:0045169 Definition A germ-cell specific organelle associated with cyst formation in many insects. The fusome is an elongated, branched structure, formed from the spherical spectrosome organelle.
A large intracellular spectrin-rich structure that has been found in insect germline cells and mammalian hematopoietic cells. The fusome is an elongated, branched structure, formed from the spherical spectrosome organelle.
Termfusome
TypeCellular_component
ParentComponent_ofGO:0005737
Attributes_of Index Ancestor (19)
DescendentGO:0045169