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GO term:elastic fiber assembly
Synonym: elastic fibre assembly
Synonym: elastin fiber assembly
Synonym: elastin fibre assembly
GO id:GO:0048251
Definition:Assembly of the extracellular matrix fibers that enables the matrix to recoil after transient stretching.
Number of paths to term: 5

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-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component biogenesis
                                part-ofcellular component assembly
                                        is-aextracellular matrix assembly
                                                is-aelastic fiber assembly [GO:0048251] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of extracellular matrix assembly +
                                                is-avitelline membrane formation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-acellular component assembly
                                        is-aextracellular matrix assembly
                                                is-aelastic fiber assembly [GO:0048251] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                regulatesregulation of extracellular matrix assembly +
                                                is-avitelline membrane formation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-aextracellular structure organization
                                        is-aextracellular matrix organization
                                                is-aextracellular matrix assembly
                                                        is-aelastic fiber assembly [GO:0048251] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        regulatesregulation of extracellular matrix assembly +
                                                        is-avitelline membrane formation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-aextracellular structure organization
                                        is-aextracellular matrix organization
                                                is-aextracellular matrix assembly
                                                        is-aelastic fiber assembly [GO:0048251] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        regulatesregulation of extracellular matrix assembly +
                                                        is-avitelline membrane formation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-aextracellular structure organization
                                        is-aextracellular matrix organization
                                                is-aextracellular matrix assembly
                                                        is-aelastic fiber assembly [GO:0048251] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of extracellular matrix assembly
                                                        regulatesregulation of extracellular matrix assembly +
                                                        is-avitelline membrane formation +


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last database update
10/08/2014
MGI 5.20
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