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Term Information

ID GO:0005903
Name brush border
Ontology Cellular Component
Definition Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in tissues such as the intestine, kidney, and choroid plexus; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
GONUTS GO:0005903 Wiki Page

Taxon Constraints

The use of this term should conform to the following taxon constraints:
Taxon Rule Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GOTAX:0000057 GO:0005623 cell only_in_taxon 131567 cellular organisms
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GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_pir462

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
part_of CL CL:0000066 epithelial cell

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Wikipedia Brush_border

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0005903:
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Part of GO:0031526 brush border membrane

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Co-occurring Terms

These tables show the number of times the term listed in the table has been co-annotated with GO:0005903. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0005903 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0005903 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2009-02-08 Added XREF Wikipedia:Brush_border
2009-02-05 Deleted DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2009-02-05 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in tissues such as the intestine, kidney, and choroid plexus; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042995 (cell projection)
2003-09-13 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM brush border
2001-04-03 Updated TERM brush border
2001-03-30 Added TERM brush border

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2002-02-06 Updated TERM brush border
2001-04-03 Updated TERM brush border
2001-03-30 Added TERM brush border

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-02-05 Deleted DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2009-02-05 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in tissues such as the intestine, kidney, and choroid plexus; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.
2003-09-13 Added DEFINITION Dense covering of microvilli on the apical surface of epithelial cells in the intestine and kidney; the microvilli aid absorption by increasing the surface area of the cell.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042995 (cell projection)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-02-08 Added XREF Wikipedia:Brush_border

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
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