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GO term:neuronal cell body
Synonym: neuronal cell soma
Synonym: neuron cell body
GO id:GO:0043025
Definition:The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
CommentsNote that 'cell body' and 'cell soma' are not used in the literature for cells that lack projections, nor for some cells (e.g. yeast with mating projections) that do have projections.
Number of paths to term: 6

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 body
                                        part-ofcell body membrane +
                                        part-oflateral shield
                                        is-aneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                                part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                                part-ofaxon hillock
                                                part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                                part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                                part-ofperikaryon
                                        is-asomatic portion of tanycyte


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 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 +
                                        is-aneuron projection membrane +
                                        is-aneuron projection terminus +
                                        is-aneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                                part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                                part-ofaxon hillock
                                                part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                                part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                                part-ofperikaryon
                                        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-ofcell part
                                is-aneuron part
                                        is-asomatodendritic compartment
                                                part-ofdendrite +
                                                part-ofneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                                        part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                                        part-ofaxon hillock
                                                        part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                                        part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                                        part-ofperikaryon


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-acell body
                                part-ofcell body membrane +
                                part-oflateral shield
                                is-aneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                        part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                        part-ofaxon hillock
                                        part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                        part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                        part-ofperikaryon
                                is-asomatic portion of tanycyte


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 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 +
                                is-aneuron projection membrane +
                                is-aneuron projection terminus +
                                is-aneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                        part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                        part-ofaxon hillock
                                        part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                        part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                        part-ofperikaryon
                                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-aneuron part
                                is-asomatodendritic compartment
                                        part-ofdendrite +
                                        part-ofneuronal cell body [GO:0043025] (475 genes, 550 annotations)
                                                part-ofapical pole of neuron
                                                part-ofaxon hillock
                                                part-ofbasal pole of neuron
                                                part-ofneuronal cell body membrane
                                                part-ofperikaryon


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