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GO term:homeostasis of number of cells
Synonym: cell population homeostasis
Synonym: homeostasis of cell number
GO id:GO:0048872
Definition:Any biological process involved in the maintenance of the steady-state number of cells within a population of cells.
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-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological quality
                                is-ahomeostatic process
                                        is-aanatomical structure homeostasis +
                                        is-acellular homeostasis +
                                        is-achemical homeostasis +
                                        is-ahomeostasis of number of cells [GO:0048872] (232 genes, 343 annotations)
                                                is-aepidermal stem cell homeostasis
                                                is-ahematopoietic stem cell homeostasis
                                                is-ahepatocyte homeostasis
                                                is-ahomeostasis of number of cells in a free-living population +
                                                is-ahomeostasis of number of cells within a tissue +
                                                is-aintestinal stem cell homeostasis
                                                is-aleukocyte homeostasis +
                                                is-amyeloid cell homeostasis +
                                        is-amulticellular organismal homeostasis +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of homeostatic process +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of homeostatic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of homeostatic process +
                                        is-aregulation of liquid surface tension


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last database update
04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
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