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GO term:astrocyte projection
Synonym: astrocyte process
Synonym: peripheral astrocyte process
Synonym: vellous process
GO id:GO:0097449
Definition:A prolongation or process extending from the soma of an astrocyte and wrapping around neurons.
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-acellular_component
                is-acell
                        part-ofcell part
                                is-acell projection
                                        is-aglial cell projection
                                                is-aastrocyte projection [GO:0097449] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                        is-aastrocyte end-foot +
                                                is-acapitate projection
                                                is-aSchwann cell microvillus
                                                is-aspiny bracelet of Nageotte
                                                is-aterminal loop


Gene_Ontology
        is-acellular_component
                is-acell part
                        is-acell projection
                                is-aglial cell projection
                                        is-aastrocyte projection [GO:0097449] (7 genes, 8 annotations)
                                                is-aastrocyte end-foot +
                                        is-acapitate projection
                                        is-aSchwann cell microvillus
                                        is-aspiny bracelet of Nageotte
                                        is-aterminal loop


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last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
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