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GO term:axis specification
Synonym: axis determination
GO id:GO:0009798
Definition:The establishment, maintenance and elaboration of a pattern along a line or around a point.
Number of paths to term: 8

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-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofpattern specification process
                                                is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                        is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                        is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                        is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                        is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                        is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                        is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                        is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                        is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                        is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                        is-aradial axis specification
                                                        part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                                part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                                is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                                is-ahead segmentation +
                                                is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                                is-ainternode patterning
                                                part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                                is-alung pattern specification process +
                                                is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                                is-aommatidial rotation
                                                is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                                is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                                is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                                is-aregionalization +
                                                is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                                is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                                is-asegment specification +
                                                is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                                is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-apattern specification process
                                        is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                is-aradial axis specification
                                                part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                        part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                        is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                        is-ahead segmentation +
                                        is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                        is-ainternode patterning
                                        part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                        is-alung pattern specification process +
                                        is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                        is-aommatidial rotation
                                        is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                        is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                        is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                        is-aregionalization +
                                        is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                        is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                        is-asegment specification +
                                        is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                        is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofpattern specification process
                                                is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                        is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                        is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                        is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                        is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                        is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                        is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                        is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                        is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                        is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                        is-aradial axis specification
                                                        part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                                part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                                is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                                is-ahead segmentation +
                                                is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                                is-ainternode patterning
                                                part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                                is-alung pattern specification process +
                                                is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                                is-aommatidial rotation
                                                is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                                is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                                is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                                is-aregionalization +
                                                is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                                is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                                is-asegment specification +
                                                is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                                is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-apattern specification process
                                        is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                is-aradial axis specification
                                                part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                        part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                        is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                        is-ahead segmentation +
                                        is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                        is-ainternode patterning
                                        part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                        is-alung pattern specification process +
                                        is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                        is-aommatidial rotation
                                        is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                        is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                        is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                        is-aregionalization +
                                        is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                        is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                        is-asegment specification +
                                        is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                        is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofpattern specification process
                                                is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                        is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                        is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                        is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                        is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                        is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                        is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                        is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                        is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                        is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                        is-aradial axis specification
                                                        part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                                part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                                is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                                is-ahead segmentation +
                                                is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                                is-ainternode patterning
                                                part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                                is-alung pattern specification process +
                                                is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                                is-aommatidial rotation
                                                is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                                is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                                is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                                is-aregionalization +
                                                is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                                is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                                is-asegment specification +
                                                is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                                is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-apattern specification process
                                        is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                is-aradial axis specification
                                                part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                        part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                        is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                        is-ahead segmentation +
                                        is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                        is-ainternode patterning
                                        part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                        is-alung pattern specification process +
                                        is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                        is-aommatidial rotation
                                        is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                        is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                        is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                        is-aregionalization +
                                        is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                        is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                        is-asegment specification +
                                        is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                        is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-amulticellular organismal development
                                        part-ofpattern specification process
                                                is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                        is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                        is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                        is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                        is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                        is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                        is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                        is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                        is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                        is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                        is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                        is-aradial axis specification
                                                        part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                                part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                                is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                                is-ahead segmentation +
                                                is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                                is-ainternode patterning
                                                part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                                is-alung pattern specification process +
                                                is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                                is-aommatidial rotation
                                                is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                                is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                                is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                                is-aregionalization +
                                                is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                                is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                                is-asegment specification +
                                                is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                                is-aspecification of symmetry +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process
                                is-apattern specification process
                                        is-aaxis specification [GO:0009798] (84 genes, 117 annotations)
                                                is-aadaxial/abaxial axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification +
                                                is-aanterior/posterior axis specification, follicular epithelium
                                                is-acentrolateral axis specification
                                                is-adorsal/ventral axis specification +
                                                is-aembryonic axis specification +
                                                is-aestablishment of anatomical structure orientation +
                                                is-agrowth plate cartilage axis specification
                                                is-aleft/right axis specification
                                                is-aoocyte axis specification +
                                                is-aproximal/distal axis specification +
                                                is-aradial axis specification
                                                part-ofspecification of axis polarity +
                                        part-ofcell fate commitment involved in pattern specification +
                                        is-aembryonic pattern specification +
                                        is-ahead segmentation +
                                        is-aimaginal disc lineage restriction +
                                        is-ainternode patterning
                                        part-ofintracellular mRNA localization involved in pattern specification process +
                                        is-alung pattern specification process +
                                        is-aneural plate pattern specification +
                                        is-aommatidial rotation
                                        is-apattern specification involved in kidney development +
                                        is-apatterning of blood vessels +
                                        is-apatterning of lymph vessels
                                        is-aregionalization +
                                        is-aregulation of R8 cell spacing in compound eye +
                                        is-arenal system pattern specification +
                                        is-asegment specification +
                                        is-aspecification of axis polarity +
                                        is-aspecification of symmetry +


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