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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: 3

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


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abehavior
                        is-abehavioral defense response +
                        is-abehavioral response to nutrient +
                        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] (84 genes, 113 annotations)
                                is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                is-aregulation of foraging behavior +
                                is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotor rhythm +
                                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 +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological regulation
                        is-anegative regulation of biological process +
                        is-anegative regulation of growth factor dependent skeletal muscle satellite cell proliferation
                        is-apositive regulation of biological process +
                        is-apositive regulation of growth factor dependent skeletal muscle satellite cell proliferation
                        is-aregulation of asexual reproduction +
                        is-aregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (84 genes, 113 annotations)
                                is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                is-aregulation of foraging behavior +
                                is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotor rhythm +
                                is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                is-aregulation of oviposition +
                        is-aregulation of biological quality +
                        is-aregulation of carbohydrate utilization
                        is-aregulation of carbon utilization
                        is-aregulation of cell adhesion +
                        is-aregulation of cell killing +
                        is-aregulation of cellular component biogenesis +
                        is-aregulation of cellular process +
                        is-aregulation of circadian rhythm +
                        is-aregulation of developmental pigmentation +
                        is-aregulation of developmental process +
                        is-aregulation of growth +
                        is-aregulation of immune system process +
                        is-aregulation of localization +
                        is-aregulation of locomotion +
                        is-aregulation of metabolic process +
                        is-aregulation of molecular function +
                        is-aregulation of multi-organism process +
                        is-aregulation of multicellular organismal process +
                        is-aregulation of nitrogen utilization +
                        is-aregulation of phosphorus utilization +
                        is-aregulation of reproductive process +
                        is-aregulation of response to stimulus +
                        is-aregulation of signaling +
                        is-aregulation of sulfur utilization +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aregulation of biological process
                        is-acorrection of merotelic kinetochore attachment, mitotic
                        is-anegative regulation of arginine catabolic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of arginine catabolic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-anegative regulation of biological process +
                        is-anegative regulation of cell-cell adhesion by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of cellular amino acid biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of cellular hyperosmotic salinity response by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of cellular response to alkaline pH by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of ceramide biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to starvation by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of G1/S transition of mitotic cell cycle by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of invasive growth in response to glucose limitation by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of leucine import by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of mating type switching by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of phosphatidylserine biosynthetic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of phosphatidylserine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-anegative regulation of protein kinase activity by protein phosphorylation
                        is-anegative regulation of pseudohyphal growth by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-anegative regulation of SREBP signaling pathway by transcription factor catabolic process
                        is-anegative regulation of thioredoxin peroxidase activity by peptidyl-threonine phosphorylation
                        is-apositive regulation of arginine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of biological process +
                        is-apositive regulation of cellular alcohol catabolic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of cellular alcohol catabolic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-apositive regulation of DNA repair by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of DNA repair by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-apositive regulation of ethanol catabolic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of fatty acid beta-oxidation by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth of a population of unicellular organisms in response to starvation by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of flocculation via cell wall protein-carbohydrate interaction by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior
                        is-apositive regulation of mating type switching by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of mating type switching by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-apositive regulation of peroxisome organization by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of phospholipid biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-apositive regulation of pseudohyphal growth by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of purine nucleotide biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of pyrimidine-containing compound salvage by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-apositive regulation of pyrimidine-containing compound salvage by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-apositive regulation of spinal cord association neuron differentiation by negative regulation of canonical Wnt signaling pathway
                        is-apositive regulation of SREBP signaling pathway by negative regulation of transcription factor catabolic process
                        is-apositive regulation of SREBP signaling pathway by transcription factor catabolic process +
                        is-apositive regulation of sulfate assimilation by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of action potential +
                        is-aregulation of asexual reproduction +
                        is-aregulation of behavior [GO:0050795] (84 genes, 113 annotations)
                                is-anegative regulation of behavior +
                                is-apositive regulation of behavior +
                                is-aregulation of behavioral fear response +
                                is-aregulation of circadian sleep/wake cycle +
                                is-aregulation of feeding behavior +
                                is-aregulation of foraging behavior +
                                is-aregulation of grooming behavior
                                is-aregulation of host-seeking behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotion involved in locomotory behavior +
                                is-aregulation of locomotor rhythm +
                                is-aregulation of male mating behavior +
                                is-aregulation of olfactory learning
                                is-aregulation of oviposition +
                        is-aregulation of cAMP-mediated signaling by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of cAMP-mediated signaling by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of carbohydrate metabolic process by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of carbohydrate metabolic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of carbohydrate utilization
                        is-aregulation of carbon utilization
                        is-aregulation of cell adhesion +
                        is-aregulation of cell killing +
                        is-aregulation of cell separation after cytokinesis by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of cell separation after cytokinesis by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of cellular component biogenesis +
                        is-aregulation of cellular process +
                        is-aregulation of cellular response to oxidative stress by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of cellular response to oxidative stress by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of circadian rhythm +
                        is-aregulation of conjugation with cellular fusion by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of developmental pigmentation +
                        is-aregulation of developmental process +
                        is-aregulation of dipeptide transmembrane transport by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of estrogen receptor binding +
                        is-aregulation of fatty acid biosynthetic process by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of fatty acid biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of fever generation by prostaglandin biosynthetic process +
                        is-aregulation of fever generation by prostaglandin secretion +
                        is-aregulation of fever generation by regulation of prostaglandin biosynthesis
                        is-aregulation of fever generation by regulation of prostaglandin secretion
                        is-aregulation of fungal-type cell wall biogenesis by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of fungal-type cell wall biogenesis by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of glucose import by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of growth +
                        is-aregulation of guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity +
                        is-aregulation of hemostasis +
                        is-aregulation of histone modification by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of histone modification by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of homeostatic process +
                        is-aregulation of immune system process +
                        is-aregulation of iron ion transport by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of localization +
                        is-aregulation of locomotion +
                        is-aregulation of mammary gland cord elongation by mammary fat precursor cell-epithelial cell signaling
                        is-aregulation of meiosis by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of meiotic nuclear division by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of membrane hyperpolarization +
                        is-aregulation of metabolic process +
                        is-aregulation of multi-organism process +
                        is-aregulation of multicellular organismal process +
                        is-aregulation of nitrogen utilization +
                        is-aregulation of phenotypic switching by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of phenotypic switching by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of phosphorus utilization +
                        is-aregulation of plasma lipoprotein particle levels +
                        is-aregulation of pyrimidine nucleotide biosynthetic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of pyrimidine nucleotide biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of reproductive process +
                        is-aregulation of response to stimulus +
                        is-aregulation of signaling +
                        is-aregulation of sulfur utilization +
                        is-aregulation of thiamine biosynthetic process by regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                        is-aregulation of thiamine biosynthetic process by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter by histone modification +
                        is-aregulation of transport by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-aregulation of transport by transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter +
                        is-arenin-angiotensin regulation of aldosterone production


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