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GO term:synapse assembly
Synonym: synapse biogenesis
Synonym: synaptogenesis
GO id:GO:0007416
Definition:The aggregation, arrangement and bonding together of a set of components to form a synapse.
Number of paths to term: 10

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-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component biogenesis
                                part-ofcellular component assembly
                                        is-aactin cortical patch assembly
                                        is-aactin filament bundle assembly +
                                        is-aactin rod assembly
                                        is-aassembly of actomyosin apparatus involved in cytokinesis +
                                        is-abasement membrane assembly
                                        is-acell junction assembly +
                                        is-acell plate assembly +
                                        is-acell projection assembly +
                                        is-acell septum assembly +
                                        is-acell wall assembly +
                                        is-achiasma assembly
                                        is-achromatin assembly +
                                        is-acytoplasmic helical capsid assembly
                                        is-acytoplasmic icosahedral capsid assembly
                                        is-aDIM/DIP cell wall layer assembly
                                        is-aeisosome assembly
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum cisternal network assembly
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum tubular network assembly
                                        is-aexosporium assembly
                                        is-aextracellular matrix assembly +
                                        is-aformation of extrachromosomal circular DNA +
                                        is-aGolgi reassembly
                                        is-agranum assembly
                                        is-ahyaluranon cable assembly +
                                        is-ainclusion body assembly +
                                        is-aintermediate filament bundle assembly +
                                        is-ainterphase microtubule organizing center assembly
                                        is-alateral element assembly
                                        is-alinear element assembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex assembly +
                                        is-amedial membrane band assembly
                                        is-amembrane assembly +
                                        is-amembrane raft assembly +
                                        is-ametallo-sulfur cluster assembly +
                                        is-amycolate cell wall layer assembly
                                        is-anucleus-vacuole junction assembly
                                        is-aorganelle assembly +
                                        is-apole plasm assembly +
                                        is-apreprophase band assembly
                                        is-asynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                        is-asynaptonemal complex assembly +
                                        is-atelomere assembly +
                                        is-aviral procapsid maturation


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-acellular component assembly
                                        is-aactin cortical patch assembly
                                        is-aactin filament bundle assembly +
                                        is-aactin rod assembly
                                        is-aassembly of actomyosin apparatus involved in cytokinesis +
                                        is-abasement membrane assembly
                                        is-acell junction assembly +
                                        is-acell plate assembly +
                                        is-acell projection assembly +
                                        is-acell septum assembly +
                                        is-acell wall assembly +
                                        is-achiasma assembly
                                        is-achromatin assembly +
                                        is-acytoplasmic helical capsid assembly
                                        is-acytoplasmic icosahedral capsid assembly
                                        is-aDIM/DIP cell wall layer assembly
                                        is-aeisosome assembly
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum cisternal network assembly
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum tubular network assembly
                                        is-aexosporium assembly
                                        is-aextracellular matrix assembly +
                                        is-aformation of extrachromosomal circular DNA +
                                        is-aGolgi reassembly
                                        is-agranum assembly
                                        is-ahyaluranon cable assembly +
                                        is-ainclusion body assembly +
                                        is-aintermediate filament bundle assembly +
                                        is-ainterphase microtubule organizing center assembly
                                        is-alateral element assembly
                                        is-alinear element assembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex assembly +
                                        is-amedial membrane band assembly
                                        is-amembrane assembly +
                                        is-amembrane raft assembly +
                                        is-ametallo-sulfur cluster assembly +
                                        is-amycolate cell wall layer assembly
                                        is-anucleus-vacuole junction assembly
                                        is-aorganelle assembly +
                                        is-apole plasm assembly +
                                        is-apreprophase band assembly
                                        is-asynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                        is-asynaptonemal complex assembly +
                                        is-atelomere assembly +
                                        is-aviral procapsid maturation


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-asynapse organization
                                        is-aestablishment of synaptic specificity at neuromuscular junction
                                        part-ofmaintenance of presynaptic active zone structure
                                        is-aneuromuscular junction development +
                                        is-apostsynaptic density organization +
                                        regulatesregulation of synapse organization +
                                        is-asynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                        is-asynapse maturation +
                                        part-ofterminal button organization +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-asynapse organization
                                        is-aestablishment of synaptic specificity at neuromuscular junction
                                        part-ofmaintenance of presynaptic active zone structure
                                        is-aneuromuscular junction development +
                                        is-apostsynaptic density organization +
                                        regulatesregulation of synapse organization +
                                        is-asynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                        is-asynapse maturation +
                                        part-ofterminal button organization +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure development
                                is-asystem development
                                        is-anervous system development
                                                part-ofautonomic nervous system development +
                                                part-ofbranching morphogenesis of a nerve +
                                                part-ofcentral nervous system development +
                                                part-ofdetermination of left/right asymmetry in nervous system +
                                                part-ofensheathment of neurons +
                                                part-ofganglion development +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nervous system development +
                                                part-ofnerve development +
                                                part-ofneural tube development +
                                                part-ofneurogenesis +
                                                part-ofnotochord formation
                                                part-ofperipheral nervous system development +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of nervous system development +
                                                part-ofprechordal plate formation
                                                regulatesregulation of nervous system development +
                                                part-ofstomatogastric nervous system development
                                                part-ofsynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                        part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                        part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                        part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                        part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                        regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                        is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                        is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                                part-ofsynapse maturation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofautonomic nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofbranching morphogenesis of a nerve +
                                                        part-ofcentral nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofdetermination of left/right asymmetry in nervous system +
                                                        part-ofensheathment of neurons +
                                                        part-ofganglion development +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofnerve development +
                                                        part-ofneural tube development +
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis +
                                                        part-ofnotochord formation
                                                        part-ofperipheral nervous system development +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofprechordal plate formation
                                                        regulatesregulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofstomatogastric nervous system development
                                                        part-ofsynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                                        part-ofsynapse maturation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofautonomic nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofbranching morphogenesis of a nerve +
                                                        part-ofcentral nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofdetermination of left/right asymmetry in nervous system +
                                                        part-ofensheathment of neurons +
                                                        part-ofganglion development +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofnerve development +
                                                        part-ofneural tube development +
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis +
                                                        part-ofnotochord formation
                                                        part-ofperipheral nervous system development +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofprechordal plate formation
                                                        regulatesregulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofstomatogastric nervous system development
                                                        part-ofsynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                                        part-ofsynapse maturation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofautonomic nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofbranching morphogenesis of a nerve +
                                                        part-ofcentral nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofdetermination of left/right asymmetry in nervous system +
                                                        part-ofensheathment of neurons +
                                                        part-ofganglion development +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofnerve development +
                                                        part-ofneural tube development +
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis +
                                                        part-ofnotochord formation
                                                        part-ofperipheral nervous system development +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofprechordal plate formation
                                                        regulatesregulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofstomatogastric nervous system development
                                                        part-ofsynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                                        part-ofsynapse maturation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-asynapse organization
                                        is-aestablishment of synaptic specificity at neuromuscular junction
                                        part-ofmaintenance of presynaptic active zone structure
                                        is-aneuromuscular junction development +
                                        is-apostsynaptic density organization +
                                        regulatesregulation of synapse organization +
                                        is-asynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                        is-asynapse maturation +
                                        part-ofterminal button organization +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofsystem development
                                                is-anervous system development
                                                        part-ofautonomic nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofbranching morphogenesis of a nerve +
                                                        part-ofcentral nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofdetermination of left/right asymmetry in nervous system +
                                                        part-ofensheathment of neurons +
                                                        part-ofganglion development +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofnerve development +
                                                        part-ofneural tube development +
                                                        part-ofneurogenesis +
                                                        part-ofnotochord formation
                                                        part-ofperipheral nervous system development +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofprechordal plate formation
                                                        regulatesregulation of nervous system development +
                                                        part-ofstomatogastric nervous system development
                                                        part-ofsynapse assembly [GO:0007416] (76 genes, 123 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofneurotransmitter-gated ion channel clustering +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic density assembly
                                                                part-ofpostsynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                part-ofpresynaptic membrane assembly
                                                                regulatesregulation of synapse assembly +
                                                                is-asynapse assembly involved in innervation
                                                                is-asynaptic growth at neuromuscular junction +
                                                        part-ofsynapse maturation +


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