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GO term:regulation of behavior
Synonym: regulation of behaviour
GO id:GO:0050795
Definition:Any process that modulates the frequency, rate or extent of behavior, the internally coordinated responses (actions or inactions) of whole living organisms (individuals or groups) to internal or external stimuli.
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-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-aregulation of response to stimulus
                                        is-anegative regulation of response to stimulus +
                                        is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (179 genes, 270 annotations)
                                                is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                                is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                                is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                                is-aregulation of chemotaxis +
                                                is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                                is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                                is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                                is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                                is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                                is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                                is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                                is-aregulation of oviposition +
                                        is-aregulation of cellular response to alkalinity +
                                        is-aregulation of cellular response to growth factor stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of cellular response to insulin stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of cellular response to X-ray +
                                        is-aregulation of detection of glucose +
                                        is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to chemical stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to pH +
                                        is-aregulation of immune response +
                                        is-aregulation of insulin secretion involved in cellular response to glucose stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                        is-aregulation of muscle adaptation +
                                        is-aregulation of photoperiodism, flowering +
                                        is-aregulation of production of small RNA involved in gene silencing by RNA +
                                        is-aregulation of protein activation cascade +
                                        is-aregulation of response to acetate +
                                        is-aregulation of response to alcohol +
                                        is-aregulation of response to amylopectin +
                                        is-aregulation of response to benzene +
                                        is-aregulation of response to biotic stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of response to cycloalkane +
                                        is-aregulation of response to cytokine stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of response to drug +
                                        is-aregulation of response to external stimulus +
                                        is-aregulation of response to formic acid +
                                        is-aregulation of response to furfural +
                                        is-aregulation of response to gamma radiation +
                                        is-aregulation of response to pullulan +
                                        is-aregulation of response to red or far red light +
                                        is-aregulation of response to stress +
                                        is-aregulation of response to toluene +
                                        is-aregulation of signal transduction +
                                        is-aregulation of toluene catabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of response to stimulus
                                is-anegative regulation of response to stimulus +
                                is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (179 genes, 270 annotations)
                                        is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                        is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                        is-aregulation of chemotaxis +
                                        is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                        is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                        is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                        is-aregulation of oviposition +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to alkalinity +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to growth factor stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to insulin stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to X-ray +
                                is-aregulation of detection of glucose +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to chemical stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to pH +
                                is-aregulation of immune response +
                                is-aregulation of insulin secretion involved in cellular response to glucose stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                is-aregulation of muscle adaptation +
                                is-aregulation of photoperiodism, flowering +
                                is-aregulation of production of small RNA involved in gene silencing by RNA +
                                is-aregulation of protein activation cascade +
                                is-aregulation of response to acetate +
                                is-aregulation of response to alcohol +
                                is-aregulation of response to amylopectin +
                                is-aregulation of response to benzene +
                                is-aregulation of response to biotic stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to cycloalkane +
                                is-aregulation of response to cytokine stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to drug +
                                is-aregulation of response to external stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to formic acid +
                                is-aregulation of response to furfural +
                                is-aregulation of response to gamma radiation +
                                is-aregulation of response to pullulan +
                                is-aregulation of response to red or far red light +
                                is-aregulation of response to stress +
                                is-aregulation of response to toluene +
                                is-aregulation of signal transduction +
                                is-aregulation of toluene catabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-abehavior
                                is-abehavioral defense response +
                                is-afeeding behavior +
                                is-alocomotory behavior +
                                is-amulti-organism behavior +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of behavior +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of behavior +
                                regulatesregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (179 genes, 270 annotations)
                                        is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                        is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                        is-aregulation of chemotaxis +
                                        is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                        is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                        is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                        is-aregulation of oviposition +
                                is-areproductive behavior +
                                is-arhythmic behavior +
                                is-asingle-organism behavior +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        regulatesregulation of response to stimulus
                                is-anegative regulation of response to stimulus +
                                is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (179 genes, 270 annotations)
                                        is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                        is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                        is-aregulation of chemotaxis +
                                        is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                        is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                        is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                        is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                        is-aregulation of oviposition +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to alkalinity +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to growth factor stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to insulin stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of cellular response to X-ray +
                                is-aregulation of detection of glucose +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to chemical stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to pH +
                                is-aregulation of immune response +
                                is-aregulation of insulin secretion involved in cellular response to glucose stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of mating projection assembly +
                                is-aregulation of muscle adaptation +
                                is-aregulation of photoperiodism, flowering +
                                is-aregulation of production of small RNA involved in gene silencing by RNA +
                                is-aregulation of protein activation cascade +
                                is-aregulation of response to acetate +
                                is-aregulation of response to alcohol +
                                is-aregulation of response to amylopectin +
                                is-aregulation of response to benzene +
                                is-aregulation of response to biotic stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to cycloalkane +
                                is-aregulation of response to cytokine stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to drug +
                                is-aregulation of response to external stimulus +
                                is-aregulation of response to formic acid +
                                is-aregulation of response to furfural +
                                is-aregulation of response to gamma radiation +
                                is-aregulation of response to pullulan +
                                is-aregulation of response to red or far red light +
                                is-aregulation of response to stress +
                                is-aregulation of response to toluene +
                                is-aregulation of signal transduction +
                                is-aregulation of toluene catabolic process +


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