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GO term:growth
Synonym: growth pattern
Synonym: non-developmental growth
GO id:GO:0040007
Definition:The increase in size or mass of an entire organism, a part of an organism or a cell.
CommentsSee also the biological process term 'cell growth ; GO:0016049'.
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-abiological adhesion +
                is-abiological regulation +
                is-acell killing +
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis +
                is-acellular process +
                is-adevelopmental process +
                is-aestablishment of localization +
                is-agrowth [GO:0040007] (848 genes, 1157 annotations)
                        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 +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of growth +
                        is-aprimary growth
                        regulatesregulation of growth +
                is-aimmune system process +
                is-alocalization +
                is-alocomotion +
                is-ametabolic process +
                is-amulti-organism process +
                is-amulticellular organismal process +
                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of biological process +
                positively-regulatespositive regulation of biological process +
                regulatesregulation of biological process +
                is-areproduction +
                is-areproductive process +
                is-aresponse to stimulus +
                is-arhythmic process +
                is-asignaling +
                is-asingle-organism process +


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last database update
04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
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