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GO term:reverse cholesterol transport
GO id:GO:0043691
Definition:The directed movement of peripheral cell cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3-beta-ol, towards the liver for catabolism.
Number of paths to term: 7

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-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-aorganic substance transport
                                                is-alipid transport
                                                        is-asterol transport
                                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-aorganic substance transport
                                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound transport
                                                        is-asterol transport
                                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-asingle-organism transport
                                                is-alipid transport
                                                        is-asterol transport
                                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-aestablishment of localization
                                is-atransport
                                        is-asingle-organism transport
                                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound transport
                                                        is-asterol transport
                                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-amacromolecule localization
                                is-alipid localization
                                        part-oflipid transport
                                                is-asterol transport
                                                        is-acholesterol transport
                                                                is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                                is-acholesterol import +
                                                                is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                                is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                                is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                                part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                                is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                        regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism transport
                                is-alipid transport
                                        is-asterol transport
                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism transport
                                is-aorganic hydroxy compound transport
                                        is-asterol transport
                                                is-acholesterol transport
                                                        is-acholesterol efflux +
                                                        is-acholesterol import +
                                                        is-acholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage
                                                        is-aintestinal cholesterol absorption +
                                                        is-aintracellular cholesterol transport +
                                                        part-oflow-density lipoprotein particle disassembly involved in cholesterol transport
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        regulatesregulation of cholesterol transport +
                                                        is-areverse cholesterol transport [GO:0043691] (12 genes, 13 annotations)
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport
                                                                regulatesregulation of reverse cholesterol transport +


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