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GO term:chromosome
Synonym: chromatid
Synonym: interphase chromosome
Synonym: prophase chromosome
GO id:GO:0005694
Definition:A structure composed of a very long molecule of DNA and associated proteins (e.g. histones) that carries hereditary information.
CommentsChromosomes include parts that are not part of the chromatin. Examples include the kinetochore.
Number of paths to term: 6

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-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular
                                        part-ofintracellular part
                                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                                        is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                                                is-aaster +
                                                                is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                                                is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                                                is-acentriole
                                                                is-acentrosome +
                                                                is-achlorosome +
                                                                is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                                        is-aautosome
                                                                        part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                                        is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                                        is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                                        is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                                        is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                                        is-asex chromosome +
                                                                is-acontractile fiber +
                                                                is-acrystalloid
                                                                is-acytoskeleton +
                                                                is-adeuterosome
                                                                is-agas vesicle +
                                                                is-agoblet cell theca
                                                                is-akinetochore +
                                                                is-alipid particle +
                                                                is-amitochondrial cloud
                                                                is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                                                is-anematocyst
                                                                is-anucleolus +
                                                                is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                                                is-apodosome
                                                                is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                                                is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                                                is-aribosome +
                                                                is-aspectrosome
                                                                is-aspindle +
                                                                is-astereocilium bundle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                                        is-aaster +
                                                        is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                                        is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                                        is-acentriole
                                                        is-acentrosome +
                                                        is-achlorosome +
                                                        is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                                is-aautosome
                                                                part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                                is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                                is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                                is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                                is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                                is-asex chromosome +
                                                        is-acontractile fiber +
                                                        is-acrystalloid
                                                        is-acytoskeleton +
                                                        is-adeuterosome
                                                        is-agas vesicle +
                                                        is-agoblet cell theca
                                                        is-akinetochore +
                                                        is-alipid particle +
                                                        is-amitochondrial cloud
                                                        is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                                        is-anematocyst
                                                        is-anucleolus +
                                                        is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                                        is-apodosome
                                                        is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                                        is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                                        is-aribosome +
                                                        is-aspectrosome
                                                        is-aspindle +
                                                        is-astereocilium bundle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular
                                part-ofintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                                        is-aaster +
                                                        is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                                        is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                                        is-acentriole
                                                        is-acentrosome +
                                                        is-achlorosome +
                                                        is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                                is-aautosome
                                                                part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                                is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                                is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                                is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                                is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                                is-asex chromosome +
                                                        is-acontractile fiber +
                                                        is-acrystalloid
                                                        is-acytoskeleton +
                                                        is-adeuterosome
                                                        is-agas vesicle +
                                                        is-agoblet cell theca
                                                        is-akinetochore +
                                                        is-alipid particle +
                                                        is-amitochondrial cloud
                                                        is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                                        is-anematocyst
                                                        is-anucleolus +
                                                        is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                                        is-apodosome
                                                        is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                                        is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                                        is-aribosome +
                                                        is-aspectrosome
                                                        is-aspindle +
                                                        is-astereocilium bundle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular part
                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                        is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                                is-aaster +
                                                is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                                is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                                is-acentriole
                                                is-acentrosome +
                                                is-achlorosome +
                                                is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                        is-aautosome
                                                        part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                        is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                        is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                        is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                        is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                        is-asex chromosome +
                                                is-acontractile fiber +
                                                is-acrystalloid
                                                is-acytoskeleton +
                                                is-adeuterosome
                                                is-agas vesicle +
                                                is-agoblet cell theca
                                                is-akinetochore +
                                                is-alipid particle +
                                                is-amitochondrial cloud
                                                is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                                is-anematocyst
                                                is-anucleolus +
                                                is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                                is-apodosome
                                                is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                                is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                                is-aribosome +
                                                is-aspectrosome
                                                is-aspindle +
                                                is-astereocilium bundle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                        is-aaster +
                                        is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                        is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                        is-acentriole
                                        is-acentrosome +
                                        is-achlorosome +
                                        is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                is-aautosome
                                                part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                is-asex chromosome +
                                        is-acontractile fiber +
                                        is-acrystalloid
                                        is-acytoskeleton +
                                        is-adeuterosome
                                        is-agas vesicle +
                                        is-agoblet cell theca
                                        is-akinetochore +
                                        is-alipid particle +
                                        is-amitochondrial cloud
                                        is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                        is-anematocyst
                                        is-anucleolus +
                                        is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                        is-apodosome
                                        is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                        is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                        is-aribosome +
                                        is-aspectrosome
                                        is-aspindle +
                                        is-astereocilium bundle +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-anon-membrane-bounded organelle
                                is-aintracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
                                        is-aaster +
                                        is-abacterial nucleoid +
                                        is-abacterial thylakoid +
                                        is-acentriole
                                        is-acentrosome +
                                        is-achlorosome +
                                        is-achromosome [GO:0005694] (745 genes, 1573 annotations)
                                                is-aautosome
                                                part-ofchromosomal part +
                                                is-acondensed chromosome +
                                                is-acytoplasmic chromosome +
                                                is-anuclear chromosome +
                                                is-apolytene chromosome +
                                                is-asex chromosome +
                                        is-acontractile fiber +
                                        is-acrystalloid
                                        is-acytoskeleton +
                                        is-adeuterosome
                                        is-agas vesicle +
                                        is-agoblet cell theca
                                        is-akinetochore +
                                        is-alipid particle +
                                        is-amitochondrial cloud
                                        is-amitochondrial nucleoid +
                                        is-anematocyst
                                        is-anucleolus +
                                        is-aplastid nucleoid +
                                        is-apodosome
                                        is-apolyhedral organelle +
                                        is-aribonucleoprotein granule +
                                        is-aribosome +
                                        is-aspectrosome
                                        is-aspindle +
                                        is-astereocilium bundle +


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