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GO term:membrane-bounded organelle
Synonym: membrane-enclosed organelle
GO id:GO:0043227
Definition:Organized structure of distinctive morphology and function, bounded by a single or double lipid bilayer membrane. Includes the nucleus, mitochondria, plastids, vacuoles, and vesicles. Excludes the plasma membrane.
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

                        is-acilium +
                        is-aextracellular organelle +
                        is-aintracellular organelle +
                        is-amembrane-bounded organelle [GO:0043227] (11478 genes, 30144 annotations)
                                is-aextracellular membrane-bounded organelle +
                                is-aintracellular membrane-bounded organelle +
                                part-oforganelle envelope +
                                part-oforganelle membrane +
                                part-oforganelle subcompartment +
                                is-aspine apparatus +
                                is-avesicle +
                        is-anon-membrane-bounded organelle +
                        part-oforganellar ribosome +
                        part-oforganelle lumen +
                        part-oforganelle part +
                        is-apostsynaptic specialization +
                        is-aventral disc +

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