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GO term:detection of UV
Synonym: detection of ultraviolet light stimulus
Synonym: detection of ultraviolet radiation stimulus
Synonym: detection of UV light stimulus
Synonym: detection of UV radiation stimulus
Synonym: perception of UV
GO id:GO:0009589
Definition:The series of events in which an ultraviolet radiation (UV light) stimulus is received and converted into a molecular signal. Ultraviolet radiation is electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength in the range of 10 to 380 nanometers.
Number of paths to term: 6

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-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 [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction +


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 [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction +


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 [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction +


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 [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-adetection of visible light +
                                                        part-oflight absorption +
                                                        is-aphototransduction +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to abiotic stimulus
                                is-aresponse to radiation
                                        is-aresponse to light stimulus
                                                is-aresponse to UV
                                                        is-acellular response to UV +
                                                        is-adetection of UV [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                                is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                        is-apigment accumulation in response to UV light +
                                                        is-aresponse to UV-A +
                                                        is-aresponse to UV-B +
                                                        is-aresponse to UV-C +
                                                        is-aUV protection


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 [GO:0009589] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-aphototransduction, UV
                                                is-adetection of visible light +
                                                part-oflight absorption +
                                                is-aphototransduction +


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