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GO term:cardiac muscle contraction
Synonym: heart muscle contraction
GO id:GO:0060048
Definition:Muscle contraction of cardiac muscle tissue.
Number of paths to term: 6

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-acirculatory system process
                                                is-ablood circulation
                                                        part-ofheart contraction
                                                                part-ofcardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of heart contraction +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-acirculatory system process
                                                is-aheart process
                                                        is-aheart contraction
                                                                part-ofcardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of heart contraction +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-amuscle system process
                                                is-amuscle contraction
                                                        is-astriated muscle contraction
                                                                is-acardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                is-askeletal muscle contraction +
                                                                is-astriated muscle contraction involved in embryonic body morphogenesis


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-acirculatory system process
                                                is-ablood circulation
                                                        part-ofheart contraction
                                                                part-ofcardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of heart contraction +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-acirculatory system process
                                                is-aheart process
                                                        is-aheart contraction
                                                                part-ofcardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of heart contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of heart contraction +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-multicellular organism process
                                is-asystem process
                                        is-amuscle system process
                                                is-amuscle contraction
                                                        is-astriated muscle contraction
                                                                is-acardiac muscle contraction [GO:0060048] (78 genes, 125 annotations)
                                                                        part-ofcardiac muscle cell contraction +
                                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of cardiac muscle contraction
                                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                        regulatesregulation of cardiac muscle contraction +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                regulatesregulation of striated muscle contraction +
                                                                is-askeletal muscle contraction +
                                                                is-astriated muscle contraction involved in embryonic body morphogenesis


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