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GO term:behavior
Synonym: behavioral response to stimulus
Synonym: behaviour
Synonym: behavioural response to stimulus
GO id:GO:0007610
Definition:The internally coordinated responses (actions or inactions) of whole living organisms (individuals or groups) to internal or external stimuli.
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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


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abehavior [GO:0007610] (763 genes, 1439 annotations)
                        is-abehavioral defense response +
                        is-abehavioral response to nutrient +
                        is-afeeding behavior +
                        is-alocomotory behavior +
                        is-amulti-organism behavior +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of behavior +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of behavior +
                        regulatesregulation of behavior +
                        is-areproductive behavior +
                        is-arhythmic behavior +
                        is-asingle-organism behavior +
                is-abiological adhesion +
                is-abiological phase +
                is-abiological regulation +
                is-acell aggregation +
                is-acell killing +
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis +
                is-acellular process +
                is-adevelopmental process +
                is-agrowth +
                is-aimmune system process +
                is-alocalization +
                is-alocomotion +
                is-ametabolic process +
                is-amulti-organism process +
                is-amulticellular organismal process +
                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of biological process +
                positively-regulatespositive regulation of biological process +
                regulatesregulation of biological process +
                is-areproduction +
                is-areproductive process +
                is-aresponse to stimulus +
                is-arhythmic process +
                is-asignaling +
                is-asingle-organism process +


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07/21/2015
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