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GO term:axon
GO id:GO:0030424
Definition:The long process of a neuron that conducts nerve impulses, usually away from the cell body to the terminals and varicosities, which are sites of storage and release of neurotransmitter.
Number of paths to term: 4

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-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-acell projection
                                        is-aneuron projection
                                                is-aaxon [GO:0030424] (416 genes, 578 annotations)
                                                        part-ofaxon microtubule bundle
                                                        part-ofaxon part +
                                                        is-aC-fiber
                                                        is-acerebellar mossy fiber
                                                        is-aclimbing fiber
                                                        is-adentate gyrus mossy fiber +
                                                        is-agiant axon
                                                is-acell body fiber
                                                is-adendrite +
                                                is-agemmule
                                                part-ofgrowth cone +
                                                is-aLewy neurite
                                                part-ofneuron projection membrane +
                                                part-ofneuron projection terminus +
                                                is-aneuron spine +
                                                part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                                is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aneuron part
                                        is-aneuron projection
                                                is-aaxon [GO:0030424] (416 genes, 578 annotations)
                                                        part-ofaxon microtubule bundle
                                                        part-ofaxon part +
                                                        is-aC-fiber
                                                        is-acerebellar mossy fiber
                                                        is-aclimbing fiber
                                                        is-adentate gyrus mossy fiber +
                                                        is-agiant axon
                                                is-acell body fiber
                                                is-adendrite +
                                                is-agemmule
                                                part-ofgrowth cone +
                                                is-aLewy neurite
                                                part-ofneuron projection membrane +
                                                part-ofneuron projection terminus +
                                                is-aneuron spine +
                                                part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                                is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-acell projection
                                is-aneuron projection
                                        is-aaxon [GO:0030424] (416 genes, 578 annotations)
                                                part-ofaxon microtubule bundle
                                                part-ofaxon part +
                                                is-aC-fiber
                                                is-acerebellar mossy fiber
                                                is-aclimbing fiber
                                                is-adentate gyrus mossy fiber +
                                                is-agiant axon
                                        is-acell body fiber
                                        is-adendrite +
                                        is-agemmule
                                        part-ofgrowth cone +
                                        is-aLewy neurite
                                        part-ofneuron projection membrane +
                                        part-ofneuron projection terminus +
                                        is-aneuron spine +
                                        part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                        is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aneuron part
                                is-aneuron projection
                                        is-aaxon [GO:0030424] (416 genes, 578 annotations)
                                                part-ofaxon microtubule bundle
                                                part-ofaxon part +
                                                is-aC-fiber
                                                is-acerebellar mossy fiber
                                                is-aclimbing fiber
                                                is-adentate gyrus mossy fiber +
                                                is-agiant axon
                                        is-acell body fiber
                                        is-adendrite +
                                        is-agemmule
                                        part-ofgrowth cone +
                                        is-aLewy neurite
                                        part-ofneuron projection membrane +
                                        part-ofneuron projection terminus +
                                        is-aneuron spine +
                                        part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                        is-arod spherule


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last database update
11/18/2014
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