About   Help   FAQ
Gene Ontology Browser
Term Detail
GO term:exonuclease activity
Synonym: exonuclease IX activity
GO id:GO:0004527
Definition:Catalysis of the hydrolysis of ester linkages within nucleic acids by removing nucleotide residues from the 3' or 5' end.
Number of paths to term: 1

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-amolecular_function
                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-ahydrolase activity
                                is-ahydrolase activity, acting on ester bonds
                                        is-anuclease activity
                                                is-adeoxyribonuclease activity +
                                                is-aendonuclease activity +
                                                is-aexonuclease activity [GO:0004527] (64 genes, 140 annotations)
                                                        is-a3'-5' exonuclease activity +
                                                        is-a5'-3' exonuclease activity +
                                                        is-aexodeoxyribonuclease activity +
                                                        is-aexonuclease activity, active with either ribo- or deoxyribonucleic acids and producing 3'-phosphomonoesters +
                                                        is-aexonuclease activity, active with either ribo- or deoxyribonucleic acids and producing 5'-phosphomonoesters +
                                                        is-aexoribonuclease activity +
                                                        is-aphosphodiesterase I activity
                                                is-aoligonucleotidase activity +
                                                is-aribonuclease activity +


Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
Citing These Resources
Funding Information
Warranty Disclaimer & Copyright Notice
Send questions and comments to User Support.
last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory