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GO term:suckling behavior
Synonym: nursing behavior
GO id:GO:0001967
Definition:Specific behavior of a newborn or infant mammal that results in the derivation of nourishment from the breast.
Number of paths to term: 3

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


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abehavior
                        is-afeeding behavior
                                is-aacquisition of nutrients from other organism during symbiotic interaction +
                                is-aadult feeding behavior
                                is-aconditioned taste aversion
                                is-adrinking behavior +
                                is-aeating behavior +
                                is-alarval feeding behavior
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of feeding behavior +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of feeding behavior +
                                regulatesregulation of feeding behavior +
                                is-asalt aversion
                                is-asuckling behavior [GO:0001967] (17 genes, 17 annotations)


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abehavior
                        is-amulti-organism behavior
                                is-aacquisition of nutrients from host +
                                is-aacquisition of nutrients from symbiont +
                                is-aaggressive behavior +
                                is-abehavioral defense response to insect
                                is-abehavioral defense response to nematode
                                is-ainjection of substance in to other organism +
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive behavior +
                                is-asocial behavior +
                                is-asuckling behavior [GO:0001967] (17 genes, 17 annotations)


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulti-organism process
                        is-amulti-organism behavior
                                is-aacquisition of nutrients from host +
                                is-aacquisition of nutrients from symbiont +
                                is-aaggressive behavior +
                                is-abehavioral defense response to insect
                                is-abehavioral defense response to nematode
                                is-ainjection of substance in to other organism +
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive behavior +
                                is-asocial behavior +
                                is-asuckling behavior [GO:0001967] (17 genes, 17 annotations)


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07/21/2015
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