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GO term:anatomical structure development
Synonym: development of an anatomical structure
GO id:GO:0048856
Definition:The biological process whose specific outcome is the progression of an anatomical structure from an initial condition to its mature state. This process begins with the formation of the structure and ends with the mature structure, whatever form that may be including its natural destruction. An anatomical structure is any biological entity that occupies space and is distinguished from its surroundings. Anatomical structures can be macroscopic such as a carpel, or microscopic such as an acrosome.
CommentsThis term was added by GO_REF:0000021.
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


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-adevelopmental process
                        is-aabscission +
                        is-aanatomical structure development [GO:0048856] (4407 genes, 18156 annotations)
                                is-aadenohypophysis development +
                                is-aadrenal cortex development +
                                is-aaggregation involved in sorocarp development +
                                is-aammon gyrus development
                                is-aamygdala development
                                is-aanalia development +
                                part-ofanatomical structure maturation +
                                part-ofanatomical structure morphogenesis +
                                is-aantennal joint development +
                                is-aanterior cibarial plate development +
                                is-aanterior midgut development
                                is-aanterior rotation of the optic cup
                                is-aanther development +
                                is-aanther wall tapetum development +
                                part-ofapoptotic process involved in development +
                                is-aappendage development +
                                is-aascending aorta development +
                                is-aascending thin limb development +
                                is-aatrioventricular canal development
                                is-aatrioventricular node development +
                                is-abeak development +
                                is-ablastocyst development +
                                is-ablood vessel development +
                                is-abone development +
                                is-abrainstem development +
                                is-abronchiole development +
                                is-abundle of His development +
                                is-acardiac chamber development +
                                is-acardiac conduction system development +
                                is-acardiac septum development +
                                is-acell development +
                                is-acentral canal development
                                is-acentral complex development
                                is-acerebellar cortex development +
                                is-acerebellar granular layer development +
                                is-acerebellar molecular layer development +
                                is-acerebellar Purkinje cell layer development +
                                is-acerebellum development +
                                is-acerebral cortex development +
                                is-achorion development +
                                is-acingulate gyrus development
                                is-acloaca development +
                                is-aclypeus development +
                                is-acochlea development +
                                is-acollecting duct development +
                                is-acommon bile duct development +
                                is-acompound eye corneal lens development +
                                is-aconidiophore stalk development +
                                is-acornea development in camera-type eye +
                                is-acorpora quadrigemina development +
                                is-acorpus callosum development +
                                is-acortical collecting duct development +
                                is-aculmination involved in sorocarp development +
                                is-acupula development +
                                is-acuticle development +
                                is-acystic duct development
                                is-adeltoid tuberosity development
                                is-adendrite development +
                                is-adendritic spine development +
                                is-adentate gyrus development
                                is-adentate nucleus development
                                is-adermatome development +
                                is-adescending aorta development +
                                is-adescending thin limb development +
                                is-adiencephalon development +
                                is-adigestive tract development +
                                is-adistal convoluted tubule development +
                                is-adorsal spinal cord development +
                                is-aearly distal convoluted tubule development +
                                is-aectodermal placode development +
                                is-aembryo development +
                                is-aembryo sac development +
                                is-aembryonic heart tube elongation
                                is-aendocardium development +
                                is-aendocrine pancreas development +
                                is-aepistomal sclerite development +
                                is-aepithalamus development +
                                is-aexocrine pancreas development
                                is-aeyelid development in camera-type eye
                                is-aface development +
                                is-afloor plate development +
                                is-afloral whorl development +
                                is-aforebrain development +
                                is-aforebrain-midbrain boundary formation
                                is-afourth ventricle development
                                is-afruit replum development
                                is-afruit valve development
                                is-afungiform papilla development +
                                is-agerm-line cyst encapsulation +
                                is-aglobus pallidus development
                                is-aglomerulus development +
                                is-aglomus development
                                is-ahabenula development
                                is-ahard palate development
                                is-ahead development +
                                is-aheart valve development +
                                is-ahepatic duct development
                                is-ahindbrain development +
                                is-ahippocampus development +
                                is-aHis-Purkinje system development +
                                is-ahypothalamus development +
                                is-ainferior colliculus development
                                is-ainferior reticular formation development
                                is-ainner ear development +
                                is-ainner stripe development
                                is-aintermediate reticular formation development
                                is-aintrahepatic bile duct development
                                is-ajuxtaglomerular apparatus development +
                                is-aKupffer's vesicle development
                                is-alabrum development +
                                is-alabyrinthine layer development +
                                is-alate distal convoluted tubule development +
                                is-alateral line development +
                                is-alateral ventricle development
                                is-aleft horn of sinus venosus development
                                is-alens development in camera-type eye +
                                is-alocus ceruleus development +
                                is-along descending thin limb bend development +
                                is-alung alveolus development +
                                is-alung lobe development +
                                is-alung saccule development +
                                is-alymph vessel development +
                                is-amacula densa development +
                                is-amammary gland alveolus development +
                                is-amammary gland lobule development +
                                is-amammillary axonal complex development +
                                is-amammillary body development +
                                is-amammillotectal axonal tract development
                                is-amammillotegmental axonal tract development
                                is-amammillothalamic axonal tract development
                                is-amaternal placenta development +
                                is-amedulla oblongata development +
                                is-amedullary reticular formation development +
                                is-amesectoderm development
                                is-amesendoderm development +
                                is-ametencephalon development +
                                is-amidbrain development +
                                is-amidbrain-hindbrain boundary development +
                                is-amuscle structure development +
                                is-amushroom body development
                                is-amycelium development +
                                is-amyotome development +
                                is-anail development +
                                is-anectary development
                                is-anephron development +
                                is-anephrostome development
                                is-anerve development +
                                is-aneural nucleus development +
                                is-aneural retina development +
                                is-aneural tube development +
                                is-aneurohypophysis development +
                                is-anipple development +
                                is-anotum development +
                                is-aocellus development +
                                is-aolfactory bulb development +
                                is-aolfactory bulb mitral cell layer development
                                is-aolfactory cortex development
                                is-aolfactory lobe development +
                                is-aolfactory pit development
                                is-aoptic chiasma development
                                is-aoptic lobe placode development +
                                is-aorbitofrontal cortex development +
                                is-aorgan development +
                                is-aotolith development +
                                is-aouter stripe development
                                is-aovule development +
                                is-apalate development +
                                is-apallium development +
                                is-aparahippocampal gyrus development
                                is-aparamesonephric duct development
                                is-apharynx development +
                                is-aphyllome development +
                                is-aplant-type spore development +
                                is-apollen development +
                                is-apollen tube development +
                                is-apons development +
                                is-aposterior cibarial plate development +
                                is-aposterior midgut development
                                is-aprebend segment development +
                                is-aprogression of morphogenetic furrow involved in compound eye morphogenesis
                                is-apronephric sinus development
                                is-aprostate glandular acinus development +
                                is-aproximal convoluted tubule development +
                                is-aproximal convoluted tubule segment 1 development +
                                is-aproximal convoluted tubule segment 2 development +
                                is-aproximal straight tubule development +
                                is-aPurkinje myocyte development +
                                is-aputamen development
                                is-apyramid development +
                                is-arectal diverticulum development
                                is-aregeneration +
                                is-arenal cortex development +
                                is-arenal inner medulla development
                                is-arenal outer medulla development +
                                is-areproductive structure development +
                                is-aretina development in camera-type eye +
                                is-arhombomere development +
                                is-aright horn of sinus venosus development
                                is-aroot cap development
                                is-asclerotome development +
                                is-aseed coat development +
                                is-asemicircular canal development +
                                is-asinoatrial node development +
                                is-aslug development involved in sorocarp development
                                is-asoft palate development
                                is-asomite development +
                                is-asorocarp stalk development +
                                is-aspinal cord development +
                                is-aspongiotrophoblast layer development +
                                is-astamen filament development
                                is-astigma development
                                is-astipule development
                                is-astomium development
                                is-astriatum development +
                                is-astyle development
                                is-asubpallium development +
                                is-asubstantia nigra development
                                is-asubthalamus development +
                                is-asuperior colliculus development
                                is-asuperior reticular formation development
                                is-asuperior temporal gyrus development
                                is-asuspensor development
                                is-asystem development +
                                is-ataste bud development +
                                is-atelencephalon development +
                                is-athalamus development +
                                is-athick ascending limb development +
                                is-athird ventricle development
                                is-atissue development +
                                is-atooth eruption
                                is-atrabecular meshwork development
                                is-atrachea submucosa development +
                                is-atube development +
                                is-aumbilical cord development +
                                is-avascular cord development
                                is-aventral midline development +
                                is-aventral spinal cord development +
                                is-avisceral serous pericardium development
                        is-aanatomical structure formation involved in morphogenesis +
                        is-aanatomical structure morphogenesis +
                        is-adevelopment involved in symbiotic interaction +
                        is-adevelopmental process involved in reproduction +
                        is-adormancy process +
                        is-amaintenance of cell number +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of developmental process +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of developmental process +
                        regulatesregulation of developmental process +
                        is-asingle-organism developmental process +
                        is-aspore germination +


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