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GO term:extracellular matrix
GO id:GO:0031012
Definition:A structure lying external to one or more cells, which provides structural support for cells or tissues; may be completely external to the cell (as in animals and bacteria) or be part of the cell (as in plants).
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-acellular_component
                is-acell +
                is-acell junction +
                is-acell part +
                is-acollagen trimer +
                is-aextracellular matrix [GO:0031012] (393 genes, 823 annotations)
                        is-abiofilm matrix +
                        part-ofextracellular matrix part +
                        is-aorganomineral extracellular matrix
                        is-aplant extracellular matrix
                        is-aproteinaceous extracellular matrix +
                        part-ofthrombospondin complex
                is-aextracellular matrix part +
                is-aextracellular region +
                is-aextracellular region part +
                is-amacromolecular complex +
                is-amembrane +
                is-amembrane part +
                is-amembrane-enclosed lumen +
                is-amitochondrion-associated adherens complex
                is-anucleoid +
                is-aorganelle +
                is-aorganelle part +
                is-asymplast +
                is-asynapse +
                is-asynapse part +
                is-aviral occlusion body
                is-avirion +
                is-avirion part +


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last database update
10/08/2014
MGI 5.20
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