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GO term:neuron projection
Synonym: neurite
Synonym: neuronal cell projection
Synonym: neuron process
Synonym: neuron protrusion
GO id:GO:0043005
Definition:A prolongation or process extending from a nerve cell, e.g. an axon or dendrite.
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-aarchaeal-type flagellum
                                        is-abacterial-type flagellum +
                                        is-ableb
                                        is-abrush border +
                                        is-acell hair
                                        part-ofcell projection part +
                                        is-acilium +
                                        is-acytoneme
                                        is-adendritic cell dendrite
                                        is-afilopodium +
                                        is-aglial cell projection +
                                        is-ahaustorium +
                                        is-ainvadopodium +
                                        is-alamellipodium +
                                        is-amacropinocytic cup +
                                        is-amating projection +
                                        is-amicrospike
                                        is-amicrovillus +
                                        is-amuscle cell projection +
                                        is-aneuron projection [GO:0043005] (966 genes, 1732 annotations)
                                                is-aaxon +
                                                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
                                        is-aoral apparatus +
                                        is-apilus +
                                        is-aplant cell papilla +
                                        is-apollen tube +
                                        is-apseudopodium +
                                        is-arhabdomere +
                                        is-aroot hair +
                                        is-aruffle +
                                        is-auropod +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aneuron part
                                        is-aapical pole of neuron
                                        is-aaxon part +
                                        is-abasal pole of neuron
                                        is-adendrite cytoplasm
                                        is-adendrite terminus +
                                        is-adendritic branch
                                        is-adendritic branch point
                                        is-adendritic filopodium
                                        is-adendritic lamellar body
                                        is-adendritic microtubule
                                        is-adendritic shaft
                                        is-adendritic spine head
                                        is-adendritic spine neck
                                        is-adendritic tree
                                        is-agrowth cone +
                                        is-agrowth cone membrane
                                        is-aLewy body +
                                        is-aLewy body core
                                        is-aLewy body corona
                                        is-aLewy body-like hyaline inclusion
                                        is-anBAF complex
                                        is-aneurofibrillary tangle
                                        is-aneurofilament cytoskeleton
                                        is-aneuron projection [GO:0043005] (966 genes, 1732 annotations)
                                                is-aaxon +
                                                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
                                        is-aneuron projection membrane +
                                        is-aneuron projection terminus +
                                        is-aneuronal cell body +
                                        is-aneuronal cell body membrane
                                        is-aneuronal postsynaptic density
                                        is-aneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                        is-aperikaryon
                                        is-aphotoreceptor disc membrane
                                        is-aphotoreceptor inner segment +
                                        is-aphotoreceptor inner segment membrane
                                        is-aphotoreceptor outer segment +
                                        is-aphotoreceptor outer segment membrane
                                        is-apresynaptic active zone +
                                        is-apresynaptic active zone dense projection
                                        is-apresynaptic cytoskeletal matrix assembled at active zones
                                        is-apresynaptic grid
                                        is-apresynaptic membrane +
                                        is-asomatodendritic compartment +
                                        is-aspine apparatus
                                        is-aspine mat
                                        is-asubplasmalemmal coating


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-acell projection
                                is-aarchaeal-type flagellum
                                is-abacterial-type flagellum +
                                is-ableb
                                is-abrush border +
                                is-acell hair
                                part-ofcell projection part +
                                is-acilium +
                                is-acytoneme
                                is-adendritic cell dendrite
                                is-afilopodium +
                                is-aglial cell projection +
                                is-ahaustorium +
                                is-ainvadopodium +
                                is-alamellipodium +
                                is-amacropinocytic cup +
                                is-amating projection +
                                is-amicrospike
                                is-amicrovillus +
                                is-amuscle cell projection +
                                is-aneuron projection [GO:0043005] (966 genes, 1732 annotations)
                                        is-aaxon +
                                        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
                                is-aoral apparatus +
                                is-apilus +
                                is-aplant cell papilla +
                                is-apollen tube +
                                is-apseudopodium +
                                is-arhabdomere +
                                is-aroot hair +
                                is-aruffle +
                                is-auropod +


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aneuron part
                                is-aapical pole of neuron
                                is-aaxon part +
                                is-abasal pole of neuron
                                is-adendrite cytoplasm
                                is-adendrite terminus +
                                is-adendritic branch
                                is-adendritic branch point
                                is-adendritic filopodium
                                is-adendritic lamellar body
                                is-adendritic microtubule
                                is-adendritic shaft
                                is-adendritic spine head
                                is-adendritic spine neck
                                is-adendritic tree
                                is-agrowth cone +
                                is-agrowth cone membrane
                                is-aLewy body +
                                is-aLewy body core
                                is-aLewy body corona
                                is-aLewy body-like hyaline inclusion
                                is-anBAF complex
                                is-aneurofibrillary tangle
                                is-aneurofilament cytoskeleton
                                is-aneuron projection [GO:0043005] (966 genes, 1732 annotations)
                                        is-aaxon +
                                        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
                                is-aneuron projection membrane +
                                is-aneuron projection terminus +
                                is-aneuronal cell body +
                                is-aneuronal cell body membrane
                                is-aneuronal postsynaptic density
                                is-aneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                is-aperikaryon
                                is-aphotoreceptor disc membrane
                                is-aphotoreceptor inner segment +
                                is-aphotoreceptor inner segment membrane
                                is-aphotoreceptor outer segment +
                                is-aphotoreceptor outer segment membrane
                                is-apresynaptic active zone +
                                is-apresynaptic active zone dense projection
                                is-apresynaptic cytoskeletal matrix assembled at active zones
                                is-apresynaptic grid
                                is-apresynaptic membrane +
                                is-asomatodendritic compartment +
                                is-aspine apparatus
                                is-aspine mat
                                is-asubplasmalemmal coating


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