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GO term:phototransduction
Synonym: opsin
Synonym: phototransduction, visible light, light adaptation
Synonym: phototrophin mediated phototransduction
GO id:GO:0007602
Definition:The sequence of reactions within a cell required to convert absorbed photons into a molecular signal.
Number of paths to term: 14

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-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-aregulation of cellular process
                                        is-asignal transduction
                                                is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                                is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                                is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                                is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                                is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                                is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                                is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                                is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                                is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                                regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                                is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                                is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                                is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                                is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular response to stimulus
                                is-asignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        regulatesregulation of cellular process
                                is-asignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell communication
                                        part-ofsignal transduction
                                                is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                                is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                                is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                                is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                                is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                                is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                                is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                                is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                                is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                                regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                                is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                                is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                                is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                                is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of cellular process
                                is-asignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-acellular response to stimulus
                                is-asignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-adetection of stimulus
                                is-adetection of abiotic stimulus
                                        is-adetection of light stimulus
                                                is-adetection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception +
                                                is-adetection of UV +
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-adetection of stimulus
                                is-adetection of external stimulus
                                        is-adetection of light stimulus
                                                is-adetection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception +
                                                is-adetection of UV +
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to abiotic stimulus
                                is-adetection of abiotic stimulus
                                        is-adetection of light stimulus
                                                is-adetection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception +
                                                is-adetection of UV +
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to abiotic stimulus
                                is-aresponse to radiation
                                        is-aresponse to light stimulus
                                                is-adetection of light stimulus
                                                        is-adetection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception +
                                                        is-adetection of UV +
                                                        is-adetection of visible light +
                                                        part-oflight absorption +
                                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to external stimulus
                                is-adetection of external stimulus
                                        is-adetection of light stimulus
                                                is-adetection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception +
                                                is-adetection of UV +
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asignaling
                        is-asingle organism signaling
                                part-ofsignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle organism signaling
                                part-ofsignal transduction
                                        is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                        is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                        is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                        is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                        is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                        is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                        is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                        is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                        is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                        is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                        is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                        is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                        is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                        regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                        is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                        is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                        is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                        is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                        is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                        is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell communication
                                        part-ofsignal transduction
                                                is-aapoptotic signaling pathway +
                                                is-abile acid signaling pathway +
                                                is-acarbohydrate mediated signaling +
                                                is-acell surface receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-achloroplast-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-dependent
                                                is-adefense response signaling pathway, resistance gene-independent
                                                is-aER-nucleus signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahormone-mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahydrogen peroxide mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-ahypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha signaling pathway +
                                                is-aimmune response-regulating signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular receptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aintracellular signal transduction +
                                                is-alipoprotein particle mediated signaling +
                                                is-amitochondria-nucleus signaling pathway
                                                is-anecroptotic signaling pathway
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-aneuronal signal transduction +
                                                is-aosmosensory signaling pathway +
                                                is-aphototransduction [GO:0007602] (34 genes, 42 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-aphototransduction, visible light +
                                                        is-ared, far-red light phototransduction
                                                        is-aUV-A, blue light phototransduction
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-ared or far-red light signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of blood pressure by chemoreceptor signaling pathway +
                                                is-aregulation of floral organ abscission by signal transduction +
                                                regulatesregulation of signal transduction +
                                                is-asalicylic acid mediated signaling pathway +
                                                is-asignal transduction by conformational transition
                                                is-asignal transduction by phosphorylation +
                                                is-asignal transduction in absence of ligand +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in Dma1-dependent checkpoint
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in filamentous growth
                                                is-asignal transduction involved in regulation of gene expression
                                                is-aSMAD protein signal transduction
                                                is-asphingolipid mediated signaling pathway +


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MGI 5.20
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