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GO:0006907 pinocytosis

Term Information

ID GO:0006907
Name pinocytosis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, called pinosomes, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane.
Secondary IDs GO:0006908
GONUTS GO:0006907 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact fluid-phase endocytosis
broad clathrin-independent pinocytosis

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InterPro IPR028654
Wikipedia Pinocytosis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0006907:
Relationship To GO:0006907 Child Term Child Term Name
Regulates GO:0048548 regulation of pinocytosis
Positively regulates GO:0048549 positive regulation of pinocytosis
Negatively regulates GO:0048550 negative regulation of pinocytosis
Is a GO:0044350 micropinocytosis
Is a GO:0044351 macropinocytosis
Is a GO:1902536 single-organism pinocytosis
Is a GO:1902537 multi-organism pinocytosis

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006907 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006907 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-12-04 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044765 (single-organism transport)
2012-12-23 Added RELATION is a GO:0044765 (single-organism transport)
2011-08-14 Added SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2011-08-14 Deleted SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2011-08-14 Added DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, called pinosomes, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane.
2011-08-14 Deleted DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-11-14 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-11-14 Added DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-10-11 Added SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2010-10-11 Added SECONDARY GO:0006908 (clathrin-independent pinocytosis)
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Pinocytosis
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006897 (endocytosis)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2006-09-28 Added SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM pinocytosis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM pinocytosis
2001-03-30 Added TERM pinocytosis

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2011-08-14 Added SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2011-08-14 Deleted SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2011-08-14 Added DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, called pinosomes, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane.
2011-08-14 Deleted DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-11-14 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-11-14 Added DEFINITION An endocytosis process that results in the uptake of liquid material by cells from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2010-10-11 Added SYNONYM clathrin-independent pinocytosis
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2006-09-28 Added SYNONYM fluid-phase endocytosis
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The process whereby cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-12-04 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044765 (single-organism transport)
2012-12-23 Added RELATION is a GO:0044765 (single-organism transport)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0006897 (endocytosis)

Cross-references

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

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-10-11 Added SECONDARY GO:0006908 (clathrin-independent pinocytosis)
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