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GO term:organ growth
GO id:GO:0035265
Definition:The increase in size or mass of an organ. Organs are commonly observed as visibly distinct structures, but may also exist as loosely associated clusters of cells that function together as to perform a specific function.
Number of paths to term: 3

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-agrowth
                        is-abudding cell bud growth +
                        is-acardiac muscle tissue growth +
                        is-acell growth +
                        is-adevelopmental growth +
                        is-afilamentous growth +
                        is-agrowth involved in symbiotic interaction +
                        is-alateral growth +
                        is-amulticellular organism growth +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of growth +
                        is-aorgan growth [GO:0035265] (116 genes, 144 annotations)
                                is-aheart growth +
                                is-aimaginal disc growth +
                                is-alung growth +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of organ growth +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of organ growth +
                                regulatesregulation of organ growth +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of growth +
                        is-aprimary growth
                        regulatesregulation of growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-aadult behavior +
                                is-aage-dependent behavioral decline
                                is-abeta-amyloid clearance +
                                is-abud dormancy process
                                is-acallus formation
                                part-ofcell recognition +
                                is-acircadian regulation of gene expression
                                is-acircadian regulation of heart rate +
                                is-acircadian regulation of translation
                                is-acoagulation +
                                is-acytokine production +
                                is-adetermination of adult lifespan +
                                is-adigestion +
                                is-ahatching behavior
                                is-ainnervation +
                                is-akeratinization +
                                is-alarval behavior +
                                is-amegagametogenesis +
                                is-ameristem determinacy +
                                is-ameristem maintenance +
                                is-amicrogametogenesis +
                                is-amidbrain-hindbrain boundary maturation during brain development
                                is-amidbrain-hindbrain boundary maturation during neural plate development
                                is-amolting cycle +
                                is-amolting cycle process +
                                is-amorphogenesis of a branching structure +
                                is-amulticellular organism adhesion +
                                is-amulticellular organism growth +
                                is-amulticellular organismal development +
                                is-amulticellular organismal homeostasis +
                                is-amulticellular organismal metabolic process +
                                is-amulticellular organismal movement +
                                is-amulticellular organismal response to stress +
                                is-amulticellular organismal signaling +
                                is-amuscle attachment +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                is-aneurotrophin production +
                                is-aorgan growth [GO:0035265] (116 genes, 144 annotations)
                                        is-aheart growth +
                                        is-aimaginal disc growth +
                                        is-alung growth +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of organ growth +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of organ growth +
                                        regulatesregulation of organ growth +
                                is-aorganism emergence from protective structure +
                                is-aossification +
                                is-aotolith tethering
                                is-apattern specification process +
                                is-aphotoreceptor cell maintenance
                                is-apigment accumulation in tissues +
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle clearance +
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle organization +
                                is-apollen germination
                                is-apolyphenic determination +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                is-apost-embryonic development +
                                is-aprimary growth
                                is-aproduction of molecular mediator involved in inflammatory response +
                                is-apseudocleavage +
                                is-apupariation
                                is-apupation
                                is-aregulation of body fluid levels +
                                is-arespiratory gaseous exchange +
                                is-aresponse to dietary excess +
                                is-ascab formation
                                is-asecretion by tissue +
                                is-aseed dormancy process +
                                is-aseed germination +
                                is-asleep +
                                is-astem cell maintenance +
                                is-asystem process +
                                is-atissue migration +
                                is-atissue remodeling +
                                is-atransforming growth factor beta activation +
                                is-atropism +
                                is-avascular transport +
                                is-avibrational conductance of sound to the inner ear
                                is-avisual behavior +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-aadult behavior +
                                is-aage-dependent behavioral decline
                                is-abeta-amyloid clearance +
                                is-abud dormancy process
                                is-acallus formation
                                part-ofcell recognition +
                                is-acircadian regulation of gene expression
                                is-acircadian regulation of heart rate +
                                is-acircadian regulation of translation
                                is-acoagulation +
                                is-acytokine production +
                                is-adetermination of adult lifespan +
                                is-adigestion +
                                is-ahatching behavior
                                is-ainnervation +
                                is-akeratinization +
                                is-alarval behavior +
                                is-amegagametogenesis +
                                is-ameristem determinacy +
                                is-ameristem maintenance +
                                is-amicrogametogenesis +
                                is-amidbrain-hindbrain boundary maturation during brain development
                                is-amidbrain-hindbrain boundary maturation during neural plate development
                                is-amolting cycle +
                                is-amolting cycle process +
                                is-amorphogenesis of a branching structure +
                                is-amulticellular organism adhesion +
                                is-amulticellular organism growth +
                                is-amulticellular organismal development +
                                is-amulticellular organismal homeostasis +
                                is-amulticellular organismal metabolic process +
                                is-amulticellular organismal movement +
                                is-amulticellular organismal response to stress +
                                is-amulticellular organismal signaling +
                                is-amuscle attachment +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                is-aneurotrophin production +
                                is-aorgan growth [GO:0035265] (116 genes, 144 annotations)
                                        is-aheart growth +
                                        is-aimaginal disc growth +
                                        is-alung growth +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of organ growth +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of organ growth +
                                        regulatesregulation of organ growth +
                                is-aorganism emergence from protective structure +
                                is-aossification +
                                is-aotolith tethering
                                is-apattern specification process +
                                is-aphotoreceptor cell maintenance
                                is-apigment accumulation in tissues +
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle clearance +
                                is-aplasma lipoprotein particle organization +
                                is-apollen germination
                                is-apolyphenic determination +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                is-apost-embryonic development +
                                is-aprimary growth
                                is-aproduction of molecular mediator involved in inflammatory response +
                                is-apseudocleavage +
                                is-apupariation
                                is-apupation
                                is-aregulation of body fluid levels +
                                is-arespiratory gaseous exchange +
                                is-aresponse to dietary excess +
                                is-ascab formation
                                is-asecretion by tissue +
                                is-aseed dormancy process +
                                is-aseed germination +
                                is-asleep +
                                is-astem cell maintenance +
                                is-asystem process +
                                is-atissue migration +
                                is-atissue remodeling +
                                is-atransforming growth factor beta activation +
                                is-atropism +
                                is-avascular transport +
                                is-avibrational conductance of sound to the inner ear
                                is-avisual behavior +


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