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GO term:cytolysis
Synonym: autolysin activity
Synonym: bacteriocin activity
Synonym: bacteriolytic toxin activity
Synonym: holin
Synonym: lysin activity
Synonym: lysis
Synonym: necrosis
GO id:GO:0019835
Definition:The rupture of cell membranes and the loss of cytoplasm.
Number of paths to term: 1

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-acellular process
                        is-acell wall organization or biogenesis +
                        is-acellular metabolic process +
                        is-acellular response to stimulus +
                        is-acytolysis [GO:0019835] (31 genes, 34 annotations)
                                is-aautolysis
                                is-acytolysis in other organism +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cytolysis +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cytolysis +
                                regulatesregulation of cytolysis +
                        is-aexternal encapsulating structure organization +
                        is-aintercellular transport +
                        is-amulti-organism cellular process +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular process +
                        is-aorganelle organization +
                        is-aphenotypic switching +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular process +
                        regulatesregulation of cellular process +
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process +


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last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
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