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GO term:regulation of cell shape
GO id:GO:0008360
Definition:Any process that modulates the surface configuration of a cell.
Number of paths to term: 19

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 component organization
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-aregulation of cellular process
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-aregulation of developmental process
                                        is-aregulation of anatomical structure morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological quality
                                is-ahomeostatic process +
                                is-amaintenance of location +
                                is-amodification of morphology or physiology of other organism +
                                is-aregulation of aggregate size involved in sorocarp development +
                                is-aregulation of anatomical structure size +
                                is-aregulation of appetite +
                                is-aregulation of blood pressure +
                                is-aregulation of body fluid levels +
                                is-aregulation of brood size
                                is-aregulation of buoyancy
                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                is-aregulation of cilium beat frequency involved in ciliary motility
                                is-aregulation of circulating fibrinogen levels +
                                is-aregulation of female receptivity +
                                is-aregulation of heart rate +
                                is-aregulation of hormone levels +
                                is-aregulation of membrane lipid distribution +
                                is-aregulation of membrane permeability +
                                is-aregulation of membrane potential +
                                is-aregulation of muscle filament sliding speed +
                                is-aregulation of myofibril number
                                is-aregulation of neurotransmitter levels +
                                is-aregulation of nuclear envelope permeability +
                                is-aregulation of nucleosome density
                                is-aregulation of protein complex stability
                                is-aregulation of protein stability +
                                is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                is-aregulation of RNA stability +
                                is-aregulation of spindle density
                                is-aregulation of synapse structure and activity +
                                is-aregulation of synaptic plasticity +
                                is-aregulation of the force of heart contraction +
                                is-aregulation of the velocity of shortening of skeletal muscle modulating contraction +
                                is-aregulation of translational fidelity +
                                is-aregulation of tube architecture, open tracheal system +
                                is-aregulation of tube diameter +
                                is-aregulation of tube length, open tracheal system
                                is-aregulation of vascular permeability +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                        is-acell morphogenesis
                                                regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                regulatesregulation of cellular component organization
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        regulatesregulation of cellular process
                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                                is-acell morphogenesis
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure development
                                part-ofanatomical structure morphogenesis
                                        is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                                is-acell morphogenesis
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure development
                                part-ofanatomical structure morphogenesis
                                        regulatesregulation of anatomical structure morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure morphogenesis
                                is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                        is-acell morphogenesis
                                                regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aanatomical structure morphogenesis
                                regulatesregulation of anatomical structure morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        regulatesregulation of developmental process
                                is-aregulation of anatomical structure morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                                is-acell morphogenesis
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of cellular component organization
                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of cellular process
                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                        is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                        is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of developmental process
                                is-aregulation of anatomical structure morphogenesis
                                        is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                                is-acell morphogenesis
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-acellular developmental process
                                        is-acellular component morphogenesis
                                                is-acell morphogenesis
                                                        regulatesregulation of cell morphogenesis
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in differentiation +
                                                                is-aregulation of cell morphogenesis involved in phenotypic switching
                                                                is-aregulation of cell shape [GO:0008360] (116 genes, 128 annotations)
                                                                        is-aestablishment or maintenance of cell polarity regulating cell shape +
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape during vegetative growth phase
                                                                        is-aregulation of cell shape involved in G1 to G0 transition
                                                                        is-aregulation of direction of cell growth +
                                                                        is-aregulation of embryonic cell shape +
                                                                is-aregulation of cilium assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of lamellipodium morphogenesis +
                                                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                                                is-aregulation of unidimensional cell growth +


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