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GO:0006887 exocytosis

Term Information

ID GO:0006887
Name exocytosis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process in which most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
Secondary IDs GO:0016194 GO:0016195
GONUTS GO:0006887 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact vesicle exocytosis
related nonselective vesicle exocytosis

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_yeast167

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR004140
InterPro IPR009976
InterPro IPR010326
InterPro IPR014705
InterPro IPR015427
InterPro IPR027006
InterPro IPR028137
InterPro IPR028378
InterPro IPR028683
InterPro IPR028690
InterPro IPR028694
InterPro IPR028704
UniProtKB-KW Exocytosis
Wikipedia Exocytosis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0006887:
Relationship To GO:0006887 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0017156 calcium ion-dependent exocytosis
Regulates GO:0017157 regulation of exocytosis
Is a GO:0016079 synaptic vesicle exocytosis
Part of GO:0006904 vesicle docking involved in exocytosis
Is a GO:0002576 platelet degranulation
Is a GO:0045055 regulated secretory pathway
Negatively regulates GO:0045920 negative regulation of exocytosis
Positively regulates GO:0045921 positive regulation of exocytosis
Is a GO:0045054 constitutive secretory pathway
Is a GO:1990182 exosomal secretion
Part of GO:0090522 vesicle tethering involved in exocytosis

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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:0006887. 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:0006887 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006887 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_yeast
2011-08-14 Added SLIM goslim_yeast
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process in which most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Exocytosis
2008-07-31 Deleted DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-07-31 Added DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-07-31 Added RELATION is a GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-07-31 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-04-30 Added RELATION part of GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-04-30 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0045045 (secretory pathway)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016192 (vesicle-mediated transport)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0045045 (secretory pathway)
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2004-03-13 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2004-01-23 Added SECONDARY GO:0016194 (nonselective vesicle exocytosis)
2004-01-23 Added SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2003-10-18 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (eg. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2003-04-24 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e. g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2003-04-12 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g., hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2002-04-22 Added SECONDARY GO:0016195 (vesicle exocytosis)
2002-04-22 Added SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2002-02-06 Updated TERM exocytosis
2001-07-10 Added SYNONYM secretion
2001-04-03 Updated TERM exocytosis
2001-03-30 Added TERM exocytosis

Term

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process in which most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-07-31 Deleted DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-07-31 Added DEFINITION A process of secretion by a cell that results in the release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM secretion
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2004-03-13 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2004-01-23 Added SYNONYM nonselective vesicle exocytosis
2003-10-18 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (eg. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2003-04-24 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e. g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2003-04-12 Updated DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g. hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The release of intracellular molecules (e.g., hormones, matrix proteins) contained within a membrane-bounded vesicle by fusion of the vesicle with the plasma membrane of a cell. This is the process whereby most molecules are secreted from eukaryotic cells.
2002-04-22 Added SYNONYM vesicle exocytosis
2001-07-10 Added SYNONYM secretion

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-07-31 Added RELATION is a GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-07-31 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-04-30 Added RELATION part of GO:0032940 (secretion by cell)
2008-04-30 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0045045 (secretory pathway)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016192 (vesicle-mediated transport)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0045045 (secretory pathway)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Exocytosis

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_yeast
2011-08-14 Added SLIM goslim_yeast
2004-01-23 Added SECONDARY GO:0016194 (nonselective vesicle exocytosis)
2002-04-22 Added SECONDARY GO:0016195 (vesicle exocytosis)
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