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GO term:melanosome
GO id:GO:0042470
Definition:A tissue-specific, membrane-bounded cytoplasmic organelle within which melanin pigments are synthesized and stored. Melanosomes are synthesized in melanocyte cells.
Number of paths to term: 21

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-aintracellular
                                        part-ofintracellular part
                                                is-acytoplasm
                                                        part-ofcytoplasmic part
                                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular
                                        part-ofintracellular part
                                                is-acytoplasmic part
                                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular
                                        part-ofintracellular part
                                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular
                                        part-ofintracellular part
                                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                                        is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular part
                                        is-acytoplasm
                                                part-ofcytoplasmic part
                                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular part
                                        is-acytoplasmic part
                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular
                                part-ofintracellular part
                                        is-acytoplasm
                                                part-ofcytoplasmic part
                                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular
                                part-ofintracellular part
                                        is-acytoplasmic part
                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular
                                part-ofintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular
                                part-ofintracellular part
                                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                                is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular part
                                is-acytoplasm
                                        part-ofcytoplasmic part
                                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                                is-apigment granule
                                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                                        is-airidosome
                                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular part
                                is-acytoplasmic part
                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular part
                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                        is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aintracellular part
                                is-aintracellular organelle
                                        is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                                is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                        is-apigment granule
                                                                is-acyanosome
                                                                is-airidosome
                                                                is-aleucosome
                                                                is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                        part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                                is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                is-apigment granule
                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                        is-airidosome
                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-aintracellular organelle
                                is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                is-apigment granule
                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                        is-airidosome
                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-amembrane-bounded organelle
                                is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle
                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                is-apigment granule
                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                        is-airidosome
                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-avesicle
                                is-acytoplasmic vesicle
                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                is-apigment granule
                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                        is-airidosome
                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                        is-apterinosome


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aorganelle
                        is-avesicle
                                is-amembrane-bounded vesicle
                                        is-acytoplasmic membrane-bounded vesicle
                                                is-apigment granule
                                                        is-acyanosome
                                                        is-airidosome
                                                        is-aleucosome
                                                        is-amelanosome [GO:0042470] (23 genes, 29 annotations)
                                                                part-ofmelanosome lumen
                                                                part-ofmelanosome membrane
                                                        is-apterinosome


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