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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


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-achemotaxis in host environment +
                                is-afeeding on or from other organism +
                                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)


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        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)


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        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-achemotaxis in host environment +
                                        is-afeeding on or from other organism +
                                        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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last database update
07/15/2014
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