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GO term:gamma-aminobutyric acid transport
Synonym: 4-aminobutanoate transport
Synonym: 4-aminobutyrate transport
Synonym: GABA transport
GO id:GO:0015812
Definition:The directed movement of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA, 4-aminobutyrate), an amino acid which acts as a neurotransmitter in some organisms, into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore.
CommentsSee also the biological process term 'neurotransmitter transport ; GO:0006836'.
Number of paths to term: 5

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-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-anitrogen compound transport
                                                is-aamino acid transport
                                                        is-aacidic amino acid transport +
                                                        is-abasic amino acid transport +
                                                        is-aD-amino acid transport
                                                        is-aextracellular amino acid transport
                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid transport [GO:0015812] (19 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid import
                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid secretion +
                                                        is-aL-amino acid transport +
                                                        is-aL-glutamate import +
                                                        is-amethionine transport +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                        is-aneutral amino acid transport +
                                                        is-aornithine transport +
                                                        is-aphenylalanine transport
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                        regulatesregulation of amino acid transport +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-aorganic substance transport
                                                is-aorganic anion transport
                                                        is-acarboxylic acid transport
                                                                is-aamino acid transport
                                                                        is-aacidic amino acid transport +
                                                                        is-abasic amino acid transport +
                                                                        is-aD-amino acid transport
                                                                        is-aextracellular amino acid transport
                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid transport [GO:0015812] (19 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid import
                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid secretion +
                                                                        is-aL-amino acid transport +
                                                                        is-aL-glutamate import +
                                                                        is-amethionine transport +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                        is-aneutral amino acid transport +
                                                                        is-aornithine transport +
                                                                        is-aphenylalanine transport
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of amino acid transport +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-asingle-organism transport
                                                is-aion transport
                                                        is-aanion transport
                                                                is-aorganic anion transport
                                                                        is-acarboxylic acid transport
                                                                                is-aamino acid transport
                                                                                        is-aacidic amino acid transport +
                                                                                        is-abasic amino acid transport +
                                                                                        is-aD-amino acid transport
                                                                                        is-aextracellular amino acid transport
                                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid transport [GO:0015812] (19 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid import
                                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid secretion +
                                                                                        is-aL-amino acid transport +
                                                                                        is-aL-glutamate import +
                                                                                        is-amethionine transport +
                                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                        is-aneutral amino acid transport +
                                                                                        is-aornithine transport +
                                                                                        is-aphenylalanine transport
                                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                        regulatesregulation of amino acid transport +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-asingle-organism localization
                                is-asingle-organism transport
                                        is-aion transport
                                                is-aanion transport
                                                        is-aorganic anion transport
                                                                is-acarboxylic acid transport
                                                                        is-aamino acid transport
                                                                                is-aacidic amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-abasic amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aD-amino acid transport
                                                                                is-aextracellular amino acid transport
                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid transport [GO:0015812] (19 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid import
                                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid secretion +
                                                                                is-aL-amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aL-glutamate import +
                                                                                is-amethionine transport +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aneutral amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aornithine transport +
                                                                                is-aphenylalanine transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of amino acid transport +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism localization
                                is-asingle-organism transport
                                        is-aion transport
                                                is-aanion transport
                                                        is-aorganic anion transport
                                                                is-acarboxylic acid transport
                                                                        is-aamino acid transport
                                                                                is-aacidic amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-abasic amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aD-amino acid transport
                                                                                is-aextracellular amino acid transport
                                                                                is-agamma-aminobutyric acid transport [GO:0015812] (19 genes, 23 annotations)
                                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid import
                                                                                        is-agamma-aminobutyric acid secretion +
                                                                                is-aL-amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aL-glutamate import +
                                                                                is-amethionine transport +
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aneutral amino acid transport +
                                                                                is-aornithine transport +
                                                                                is-aphenylalanine transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of amino acid transport +
                                                                                regulatesregulation of amino acid transport +


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