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GO term:neuron apoptotic process
Synonym: apoptosis of neuronal cells
Synonym: apoptosis of neurons
Synonym: neuronal cell apoptosis
Synonym: neuronal cell programmed cell death by apoptosis
Synonym: neuron apoptosis
Synonym: neuron programmed cell death by apoptosis
Synonym: programmed cell death, neuronal cells
Synonym: programmed cell death, neurons
Synonym: programmed cell death of neuronal cells by apoptosis
Synonym: programmed cell death of neurons by apoptosis
GO id:GO:0051402
Definition:Any apoptotic process in a neuron, the basic cellular unit of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the nervous system.
Number of paths to term: 6

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
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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-acell death
                                        is-aneuron death
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron death +
                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                is-aneuron death in response to oxidative stress +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron death +
                                                regulatesregulation of neuron death +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell death
                                        is-aprogrammed cell death
                                                is-aapoptotic process
                                                        is-acell-type specific apoptotic process
                                                                is-aapoptotic process in bone marrow +
                                                                is-acholangiocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-aendothelial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aepithelial cell apoptotic process involved in palatal shelf morphogenesis
                                                                is-afibroblast apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglomerular visceral epithelial cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatoblast apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-ainflammatory cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-akeratinocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-alens fiber cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-aleukocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amelanocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-amesenchymal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amuscle cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amyeloid cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-anurse cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aretinal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aSertoli cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atransformed cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atype B pancreatic cell apoptotic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-adeath
                                is-acell death
                                        is-aneuron death
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron death +
                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                is-aneuron death in response to oxidative stress +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron death +
                                                regulatesregulation of neuron death +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-adeath
                                is-acell death
                                        is-aprogrammed cell death
                                                is-aapoptotic process
                                                        is-acell-type specific apoptotic process
                                                                is-aapoptotic process in bone marrow +
                                                                is-acholangiocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-aendothelial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aepithelial cell apoptotic process involved in palatal shelf morphogenesis
                                                                is-afibroblast apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglomerular visceral epithelial cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatoblast apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-ainflammatory cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-akeratinocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-alens fiber cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-aleukocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amelanocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-amesenchymal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amuscle cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amyeloid cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-anurse cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aretinal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aSertoli cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atransformed cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atype B pancreatic cell apoptotic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell death
                                        is-aneuron death
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron death +
                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                is-aneuron death in response to oxidative stress +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron death +
                                                regulatesregulation of neuron death +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell death
                                        is-aprogrammed cell death
                                                is-aapoptotic process
                                                        is-acell-type specific apoptotic process
                                                                is-aapoptotic process in bone marrow +
                                                                is-acholangiocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-aendothelial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aepithelial cell apoptotic process involved in palatal shelf morphogenesis
                                                                is-afibroblast apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglial cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aglomerular visceral epithelial cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatoblast apoptotic process
                                                                is-ahepatocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-ainflammatory cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-akeratinocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-alens fiber cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-aleukocyte apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amelanocyte apoptotic process
                                                                is-amesenchymal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amuscle cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-amyeloid cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aneuron apoptotic process [GO:0051402] (233 genes, 319 annotations)
                                                                        is-amotor neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress +
                                                                        part-ofneuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to oxidative stress +
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of neuron apoptotic process +
                                                                        is-aretinal cone cell apoptotic process
                                                                        is-aretinal rod cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-anurse cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aretinal cell apoptotic process +
                                                                is-aSertoli cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atransformed cell apoptotic process
                                                                is-atype B pancreatic cell apoptotic process +


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