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GO term:neuron spine
Synonym: spine
GO id:GO:0044309
Definition:A small membranous protrusion, often ending in a bulbous head and attached to the neuron by a narrow stalk or neck.
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-aneuron projection
                                                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 [GO:0044309] (112 genes, 127 annotations)
                                                        is-aaxonal spine
                                                        is-adendritic spine +
                                                        is-asomatic spine
                                                        part-ofspine apparatus
                                                part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                                is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-aneuron part
                                        is-aneuron projection
                                                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 [GO:0044309] (112 genes, 127 annotations)
                                                        is-aaxonal spine
                                                        is-adendritic spine +
                                                        is-asomatic spine
                                                        part-ofspine apparatus
                                                part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                                is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-acell projection
                                is-aneuron projection
                                        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 [GO:0044309] (112 genes, 127 annotations)
                                                is-aaxonal spine
                                                is-adendritic spine +
                                                is-asomatic spine
                                                part-ofspine apparatus
                                        part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                        is-arod spherule


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-aneuron part
                                is-aneuron projection
                                        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 [GO:0044309] (112 genes, 127 annotations)
                                                is-aaxonal spine
                                                is-adendritic spine +
                                                is-asomatic spine
                                                part-ofspine apparatus
                                        part-ofneuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
                                        is-arod spherule


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