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GO term:synaptic cleft
GO id:GO:0043083
Definition:The narrow gap that separates the presynaptic and postsynaptic membranes, into which neurotransmitter is released.
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


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-aextracellular region
                        is-aapoplast
                        part-ofextracellular isoamylase complex
                        part-ofextracellular organelle +
                        part-ofextracellular region part +
                        part-ofextracellular vesicle +
                        is-aperivitelline space
                        is-asynaptic cleft [GO:0043083] (6 genes, 6 annotations)


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-asynapse
                        part-ofsynapse part
                                is-aclathrin coat of synaptic vesicle
                                is-acytoplasmic side of dendritic spine plasma membrane
                                is-acytoskeleton of dendritic spine
                                is-acytoskeleton of presynaptic active zone
                                is-adendritic spine +
                                is-adendritic spine head
                                is-adendritic spine membrane +
                                is-adendritic spine neck
                                is-aintegral component of synaptic vesicle membrane
                                is-aintrinsic component of synaptic vesicle membrane
                                is-apostsynapse +
                                is-apostsynaptic density +
                                is-apostsynaptic density membrane
                                is-apostsynaptic endocytic zone +
                                is-apostsynaptic endocytic zone membrane
                                is-apostsynaptic endosome +
                                is-apresynapse +
                                is-apresynaptic active zone +
                                is-apresynaptic active zone cytoplasmic component +
                                is-apresynaptic active zone dense projection
                                is-apresynaptic active zone membrane
                                is-apresynaptic endocytic zone +
                                is-apresynaptic endocytic zone membrane
                                is-apresynaptic endocytic zone, cytoplasmic component
                                is-apresynaptic endosome
                                is-apresynaptic grid
                                is-apresynaptic periactive zone
                                is-asubsynaptic reticulum
                                is-asynaptic cleft [GO:0043083] (6 genes, 6 annotations)
                                is-asynaptic membrane +
                                is-asynaptic vesicle +
                                is-asynaptic vesicle lumen
                                is-asynaptic vesicle membrane +
                                is-asynaptic vesicle, readily releasable pool
                                is-asynaptic vesicle, recycling pool
                                is-asynaptic vesicle, resting pool
                                is-aterminal bouton +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-asynapse
                        is-aasymmetric synapse
                        is-aexcitatory synapse +
                        is-ainhibitory synapse +
                        is-amossy fiber rosette
                        is-aneuromuscular junction +
                        part-ofpostsynapse +
                        part-ofpresynapse +
                        is-aribbon synapse
                        is-asymmetric synapse
                        part-ofsynapse part +
                        part-ofsynaptic cleft [GO:0043083] (6 genes, 6 annotations)


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-asynapse part
                        is-aclathrin coat of synaptic vesicle
                        is-acytoplasmic side of dendritic spine plasma membrane
                        is-acytoskeleton of dendritic spine
                        is-acytoskeleton of presynaptic active zone
                        is-adendritic spine +
                        is-adendritic spine head
                        is-adendritic spine membrane +
                        is-adendritic spine neck
                        is-aintegral component of synaptic vesicle membrane
                        is-aintrinsic component of synaptic vesicle membrane
                        is-apostsynapse +
                        is-apostsynaptic density +
                        is-apostsynaptic density membrane
                        is-apostsynaptic endocytic zone +
                        is-apostsynaptic endocytic zone membrane
                        is-apostsynaptic endosome +
                        is-apresynapse +
                        is-apresynaptic active zone +
                        is-apresynaptic active zone cytoplasmic component +
                        is-apresynaptic active zone dense projection
                        is-apresynaptic active zone membrane
                        is-apresynaptic endocytic zone +
                        is-apresynaptic endocytic zone membrane
                        is-apresynaptic endocytic zone, cytoplasmic component
                        is-apresynaptic endosome
                        is-apresynaptic grid
                        is-apresynaptic periactive zone
                        is-asubsynaptic reticulum
                        is-asynaptic cleft [GO:0043083] (6 genes, 6 annotations)
                        is-asynaptic membrane +
                        is-asynaptic vesicle +
                        is-asynaptic vesicle lumen
                        is-asynaptic vesicle membrane +
                        is-asynaptic vesicle, readily releasable pool
                        is-asynaptic vesicle, recycling pool
                        is-asynaptic vesicle, resting pool
                        is-aterminal bouton +


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