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GO term:spermatogenesis
Synonym: generation of spermatozoa
GO id:GO:0007283
Definition:The process of formation of spermatozoa, including spermatocytogenesis and spermiogenesis.
Number of paths to term: 11

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 reproductive process
                                is-asexual reproduction
                                        part-ofgamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-amulticellular organism reproduction
                                part-ofmulticellular organismal reproductive process
                                        is-agamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        is-amulticellular organism reproduction
                                part-ofmulticellular organismal reproductive process
                                        is-agamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        part-ofreproductive process
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive process
                                        is-asexual reproduction
                                                part-ofgamete generation
                                                        is-amale gamete generation
                                                                part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                                part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                                is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                        part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                        part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                        part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                        part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                        part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                        part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                        part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                        part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        part-ofreproductive process
                                is-amulticellular organismal reproductive process
                                        is-agamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        part-ofreproductive process
                                is-asingle organism reproductive process
                                        is-agamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        is-asexual reproduction
                                part-ofgamete generation
                                        is-amale gamete generation
                                                part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                        part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                        part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                        part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                        part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                        part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                        part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                        part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproductive process
                        is-amulti-organism reproductive process
                                is-asexual reproduction
                                        part-ofgamete generation
                                                is-amale gamete generation
                                                        part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                        part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                        is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                                part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                                part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                                part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                                part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                                part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                                part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                                part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                                part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproductive process
                        is-amulticellular organismal reproductive process
                                is-agamete generation
                                        is-amale gamete generation
                                                part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                        part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                        part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                        part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                        part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                        part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                        part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                        part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproductive process
                        is-asingle organism reproductive process
                                is-agamete generation
                                        is-amale gamete generation
                                                part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                        part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                        part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                        part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                        part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                        part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                        part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                        part-oftesticular fusome organization


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle organism reproductive process
                                is-agamete generation
                                        is-amale gamete generation
                                                part-ofgenerative cell mitosis
                                                part-ofpollen sperm cell differentiation
                                                is-aspermatogenesis [GO:0007283] (370 genes, 461 annotations)
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst encapsulation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line cyst formation
                                                        part-ofmale germ-line stem cell division
                                                        part-ofmale germline ring canal formation
                                                        part-ofprimary spermatocyte growth
                                                        part-ofregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in spermatogenesis
                                                        part-ofspermatid differentiation +
                                                        part-ofspermatocyte division
                                                        part-ofspermatogonial cell division
                                                        part-oftesticular fusome organization


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