About   Help   FAQ
Gene Ontology Browser
Term Detail
GO term:cognition
GO id:GO:0050890
Definition:The operation of the mind by which an organism becomes aware of objects of thought or perception; it includes the mental activities associated with thinking, learning, and memory.
Number of paths to term: 2

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-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-aneurological system process
                                                is-acognition [GO:0050890] (227 genes, 354 annotations)
                                                        is-alearning or memory +
                                                        is-asensory processing +
                                                is-adetection of dietary excess
                                                is-adetection of mechanical stimulus involved in sensory perception of sound
                                                is-adetection of mechanical stimulus involved in sensory perception of wind
                                                is-aecholocation +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neurological system process +
                                                is-aneurological system process involved in regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure +
                                                is-aneuromuscular process +
                                                is-aneuronal action potential propagation
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neurological system process +
                                                regulatesregulation of neurological system process +
                                                is-aregulation of respiratory gaseous exchange by neurological system process
                                                is-asensory perception +
                                                is-atransmission of nerve impulse +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-aneurological system process
                                                is-acognition [GO:0050890] (227 genes, 354 annotations)
                                                        is-alearning or memory +
                                                        is-asensory processing +
                                                is-adetection of dietary excess
                                                is-adetection of mechanical stimulus involved in sensory perception of sound
                                                is-adetection of mechanical stimulus involved in sensory perception of wind
                                                is-aecholocation +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neurological system process +
                                                is-aneurological system process involved in regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure +
                                                is-aneuromuscular process +
                                                is-aneuronal action potential propagation
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neurological system process +
                                                regulatesregulation of neurological system process +
                                                is-aregulation of respiratory gaseous exchange by neurological system process
                                                is-asensory perception +
                                                is-atransmission of nerve impulse +


Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
Citing These Resources
Funding Information
Warranty Disclaimer & Copyright Notice
Send questions and comments to User Support.
last database update
07/15/2014
MGI 5.18
The Jackson Laboratory