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GO:0002521 leukocyte differentiation

Term Information

ID GO:0002521
Name leukocyte differentiation
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The process in which a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
PMID:16551264
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Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact immune cell differentiation
exact leucocyte differentiation

Taxon Constraints

The use of this term should conform to the following taxon constraints:
Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4896 Schizosaccharomyces pombe
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4932 Saccharomyces cerevisiae
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process only_in_taxon 2759 Eukaryota
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Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
results_in_acquisition_of_features_of CL CL:0000738 leukocyte

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0002521:
Relationship To GO:0002521 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0002573 myeloid leukocyte differentiation
Is a GO:0030098 lymphocyte differentiation
Is a GO:1903131 mononuclear cell differentiation
Regulates GO:1902105 regulation of leukocyte differentiation
Negatively regulates GO:1902106 negative regulation of leukocyte differentiation
Positively regulates GO:1902107 positive regulation of leukocyte differentiation
Is a GO:0097028 dendritic cell differentiation

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0002521 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0002521 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2010-10-14 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2010-10-14 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0030154 (cell differentiation)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0030097 (hemopoiesis)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation
2006-09-22 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2006-09-21 Added SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2006-09-21 Added SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation
2006-09-21 Added TERM leukocyte differentiation

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2006-09-21 Added TERM leukocyte differentiation

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2010-10-14 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2010-10-14 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a leukocyte. A leukocyte is an achromatic cell of the myeloid or lymphoid lineages capable of ameboid movement, found in blood or other tissue.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation
2006-09-22 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized hemopoietic precursor cell acquires the specialized features of a plasmacytoid dendritic cell or any cell of the myeloid leukocyte or lymphocyte lineages.
2006-09-21 Added SYNONYM immune cell differentiation
2006-09-21 Added SYNONYM leucocyte differentiation

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0030154 (cell differentiation)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0030097 (hemopoiesis)
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