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GO term:cell motility
Synonym: cell locomotion
Synonym: cell movement
Synonym: movement of a cell
GO id:GO:0048870
Definition:Any process involved in the controlled self-propelled movement of a cell that results in translocation of the cell from one place to another.
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-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular component movement
                                        is-aactin filament-based movement +
                                        is-acell motility [GO:0048870] (997 genes, 1683 annotations)
                                                is-aactin polymerization-dependent cell motility +
                                                is-acell gliding +
                                                is-acell migration +
                                                is-acell motility in response to calcium ion
                                                is-acell motility in response to potassium ion
                                                is-acell motility involved in camera-type eye morphogenesis
                                                is-acell motility involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +
                                                is-acell motility involved in somitogenic axis elongation +
                                                is-acell movement involved in somal translocation
                                                is-acell swimming +
                                                is-acilium or flagellum-dependent cell motility +
                                                part-ofcytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell motility +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell motility +
                                                regulatesregulation of cell motility +
                                                is-asperm motility +
                                                is-atype IV pilus-dependent motility
                                        is-amicrotubule-based movement +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular component movement +
                                        is-aneuron projection guidance +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular component movement +
                                        regulatesregulation of cellular component movement +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocalization
                        is-alocalization of cell
                                part-ofcell motility [GO:0048870] (997 genes, 1683 annotations)
                                        is-aactin polymerization-dependent cell motility +
                                        is-acell gliding +
                                        is-acell migration +
                                        is-acell motility in response to calcium ion
                                        is-acell motility in response to potassium ion
                                        is-acell motility involved in camera-type eye morphogenesis
                                        is-acell motility involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +
                                        is-acell motility involved in somitogenic axis elongation +
                                        is-acell movement involved in somal translocation
                                        is-acell swimming +
                                        is-acilium or flagellum-dependent cell motility +
                                        part-ofcytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell motility +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell motility +
                                        regulatesregulation of cell motility +
                                        is-asperm motility +
                                        is-atype IV pilus-dependent motility
                                is-ahorizontal cell localization +
                                is-aoocyte localization involved in germarium-derived egg chamber formation


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-alocomotion
                        is-acell motility [GO:0048870] (997 genes, 1683 annotations)
                                is-aactin polymerization-dependent cell motility +
                                is-acell gliding +
                                is-acell migration +
                                is-acell motility in response to calcium ion
                                is-acell motility in response to potassium ion
                                is-acell motility involved in camera-type eye morphogenesis
                                is-acell motility involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +
                                is-acell motility involved in somitogenic axis elongation +
                                is-acell movement involved in somal translocation
                                is-acell swimming +
                                is-acilium or flagellum-dependent cell motility +
                                part-ofcytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell motility +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell motility +
                                regulatesregulation of cell motility +
                                is-asperm motility +
                                is-atype IV pilus-dependent motility
                        is-adirectional locomotion +
                        is-adissemination or transmission of organism from other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +
                        is-aflight +
                        is-alocomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                        is-amovement in environment of other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of locomotion +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of locomotion +
                        regulatesregulation of locomotion +
                        is-aswimming
                        is-ataxis +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acellular component movement
                                        is-aactin filament-based movement +
                                        is-acell motility [GO:0048870] (997 genes, 1683 annotations)
                                                is-aactin polymerization-dependent cell motility +
                                                is-acell gliding +
                                                is-acell migration +
                                                is-acell motility in response to calcium ion
                                                is-acell motility in response to potassium ion
                                                is-acell motility involved in camera-type eye morphogenesis
                                                is-acell motility involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +
                                                is-acell motility involved in somitogenic axis elongation +
                                                is-acell movement involved in somal translocation
                                                is-acell swimming +
                                                is-acilium or flagellum-dependent cell motility +
                                                part-ofcytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cell motility +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of cell motility +
                                                regulatesregulation of cell motility +
                                                is-asperm motility +
                                                is-atype IV pilus-dependent motility
                                        is-amicrotubule-based movement +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cellular component movement +
                                        is-aneuron projection guidance +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cellular component movement +
                                        regulatesregulation of cellular component movement +


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