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GO term:receptor localization to synapse
Synonym: receptor localisation to synapse
GO id:GO:0097120
Definition:Any process in which a receptor is transported to, and/or maintained at the synapse, the junction between a nerve fiber of one neuron and another neuron or muscle fiber or glial cell.
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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

                        is-acellular localization
                                is-alocalization within membrane
                                        is-acargo loading into COPII-coated vesicle +
                                        is-aexocytic insertion of neurotransmitter receptor to plasma membrane +
                                        is-amembrane raft localization +
                                        is-aneurotransmitter receptor internalization +
                                        is-anuclear pore localization +
                                        is-aprotein transport within lipid bilayer +
                                        is-areceptor clustering +
                                        is-areceptor diffusion trapping +
                                        is-areceptor localization to synapse [GO:0097120] (30 genes, 36 annotations)
                                                is-aanterograde dendritic transport of neurotransmitter receptor complex
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of receptor localization to synapse
                                                is-aneurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane +
                                                is-aneurotransmitter receptor transport postsynaptic membrane to endosome
                                                is-aneurotransmitter receptor transport to postsynaptic membrane +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of receptor localization to synapse
                                                is-apostsynaptic neurotransmitter receptor diffusion trapping
                                                regulatesregulation of receptor localization to synapse +
                                                is-aregulation of synaptic plasticity by receptor localization to synapse

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