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GO term:neuron migration
Synonym: neuronal migration
Synonym: neuron chemotaxis
Synonym: neuron guidance
GO id:GO:0001764
Definition:The characteristic movement of an immature neuron from germinal zones to specific positions where they will reside as they mature.
Number of paths to term: 13

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular component movement
                                        is-acell motility
                                                is-acell migration
                                                        is-aameboidal cell migration +
                                                        is-aangioblast cell migration +
                                                        is-acell chemotaxis +
                                                        is-acell migration in hindbrain +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in heart development +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in kidney development +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in somitogenic axis elongation
                                                        is-acell migration involved in vasculogenesis +
                                                        is-acell rearrangement involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis +
                                                        is-achondrocyte intercalation involved in growth plate cartilage morphogenesis
                                                        is-adorsal closure, spreading of leading edge cells
                                                        is-aforebrain cell migration +
                                                        is-agerm cell migration +
                                                        is-aglial cell migration +
                                                        is-ahematopoietic stem cell migration +
                                                        is-ahemocyte migration
                                                        is-ahepatocyte cell migration
                                                        is-ahypothalamus cell migration +
                                                        is-ainductive cell migration
                                                        is-aleukocyte migration +
                                                        is-alymphoid lineage cell migration +
                                                        is-amesenchymal stem cell migration involved in uteric bud morphogenesis
                                                        is-amesonephric cell migration involved in male gonad development
                                                        is-amuscle cell migration +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell migration +
                                                        is-aneuroblast migration
                                                        is-aneuromast primordium migration +
                                                        is-aneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell migration +
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell migration +
                                                        is-askeletal muscle satellite cell migration
                                                        is-asubstrate-dependent cell migration +
                                                        is-awound healing, spreading of cells +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acell differentiation
                                                is-aneurogenesis
                                                        is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure development
                                is-asystem development
                                        is-anervous system development
                                                part-ofneurogenesis
                                                        is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acell differentiation
                                                is-aneurogenesis
                                                        is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis
                                                                is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                        is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-alocalization of cell
                                part-ofcell motility
                                        is-acell migration
                                                is-aameboidal cell migration +
                                                is-aangioblast cell migration +
                                                is-acell chemotaxis +
                                                is-acell migration in hindbrain +
                                                is-acell migration involved in heart development +
                                                is-acell migration involved in kidney development +
                                                is-acell migration involved in somitogenic axis elongation
                                                is-acell migration involved in vasculogenesis +
                                                is-acell rearrangement involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis +
                                                is-achondrocyte intercalation involved in growth plate cartilage morphogenesis
                                                is-adorsal closure, spreading of leading edge cells
                                                is-aforebrain cell migration +
                                                is-agerm cell migration +
                                                is-aglial cell migration +
                                                is-ahematopoietic stem cell migration +
                                                is-ahemocyte migration
                                                is-ahepatocyte cell migration
                                                is-ahypothalamus cell migration +
                                                is-ainductive cell migration
                                                is-aleukocyte migration +
                                                is-alymphoid lineage cell migration +
                                                is-amesenchymal stem cell migration involved in uteric bud morphogenesis
                                                is-amesonephric cell migration involved in male gonad development
                                                is-amuscle cell migration +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell migration +
                                                is-aneuroblast migration
                                                is-aneuromast primordium migration +
                                                is-aneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell migration +
                                                regulatesregulation of cell migration +
                                                is-askeletal muscle satellite cell migration
                                                is-asubstrate-dependent cell migration +
                                                is-awound healing, spreading of cells +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocomotion
                        is-acell motility
                                is-acell migration
                                        is-aameboidal cell migration +
                                        is-aangioblast cell migration +
                                        is-acell chemotaxis +
                                        is-acell migration in hindbrain +
                                        is-acell migration involved in heart development +
                                        is-acell migration involved in kidney development +
                                        is-acell migration involved in somitogenic axis elongation
                                        is-acell migration involved in vasculogenesis +
                                        is-acell rearrangement involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis +
                                        is-achondrocyte intercalation involved in growth plate cartilage morphogenesis
                                        is-adorsal closure, spreading of leading edge cells
                                        is-aforebrain cell migration +
                                        is-agerm cell migration +
                                        is-aglial cell migration +
                                        is-ahematopoietic stem cell migration +
                                        is-ahemocyte migration
                                        is-ahepatocyte cell migration
                                        is-ahypothalamus cell migration +
                                        is-ainductive cell migration
                                        is-aleukocyte migration +
                                        is-alymphoid lineage cell migration +
                                        is-amesenchymal stem cell migration involved in uteric bud morphogenesis
                                        is-amesonephric cell migration involved in male gonad development
                                        is-amuscle cell migration +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell migration +
                                        is-aneuroblast migration
                                        is-aneuromast primordium migration +
                                        is-aneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell migration +
                                        regulatesregulation of cell migration +
                                        is-askeletal muscle satellite cell migration
                                        is-asubstrate-dependent cell migration +
                                        is-awound healing, spreading of cells +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis
                                                                is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                        is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis
                                                                is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                        is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular component movement
                                        is-acell motility
                                                is-acell migration
                                                        is-aameboidal cell migration +
                                                        is-aangioblast cell migration +
                                                        is-acell chemotaxis +
                                                        is-acell migration in hindbrain +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in heart development +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in kidney development +
                                                        is-acell migration involved in somitogenic axis elongation
                                                        is-acell migration involved in vasculogenesis +
                                                        is-acell rearrangement involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis +
                                                        is-achondrocyte intercalation involved in growth plate cartilage morphogenesis
                                                        is-adorsal closure, spreading of leading edge cells
                                                        is-aforebrain cell migration +
                                                        is-agerm cell migration +
                                                        is-aglial cell migration +
                                                        is-ahematopoietic stem cell migration +
                                                        is-ahemocyte migration
                                                        is-ahepatocyte cell migration
                                                        is-ahypothalamus cell migration +
                                                        is-ainductive cell migration
                                                        is-aleukocyte migration +
                                                        is-alymphoid lineage cell migration +
                                                        is-amesenchymal stem cell migration involved in uteric bud morphogenesis
                                                        is-amesonephric cell migration involved in male gonad development
                                                        is-amuscle cell migration +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell migration +
                                                        is-aneuroblast migration
                                                        is-aneuromast primordium migration +
                                                        is-aneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell migration +
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell migration +
                                                        is-askeletal muscle satellite cell migration
                                                        is-asubstrate-dependent cell migration +
                                                        is-awound healing, spreading of cells +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acell differentiation
                                                is-aneurogenesis
                                                        is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acell differentiation
                                                is-aneurogenesis
                                                        is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                        is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                        is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                        is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                        is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis
                                                                is-ageneration of neurons
                                                                        is-aforebrain generation of neurons +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast activation
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuroblast proliferation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofneuron migration [GO:0001764] (136 genes, 173 annotations)
                                                                                is-acerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration
                                                                                is-agonadotrophin-releasing hormone neuronal migration to the hypothalamus
                                                                                is-ainward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                is-amotor neuron migration +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-aneuron migration involved in retrograde extension +
                                                                                is-aoutward migration of deep nuclear neurons
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron migration +
                                                                                is-apyramidal neuron migration
                                                                                regulatesregulation of neuron migration +
                                                                        part-ofregulation of neurogenesis +


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