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GO:0006935 chemotaxis

Term Information

ID GO:0006935
Name chemotaxis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
GONUTS GO:0006935 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact taxis in response to chemical stimulus

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_metagenomics119

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000057
InterPro IPR000090
InterPro IPR000174
InterPro IPR000355
InterPro IPR000673
InterPro IPR001053
InterPro IPR001172
InterPro IPR001274
InterPro IPR001277
InterPro IPR001355
InterPro IPR001416
InterPro IPR001644
InterPro IPR001718
InterPro IPR002234
InterPro IPR002235
InterPro IPR002238
InterPro IPR002239
InterPro IPR002240
InterPro IPR002282
InterPro IPR002545
InterPro IPR003122
InterPro IPR004067
InterPro IPR004068
InterPro IPR004069
InterPro IPR004070
InterPro IPR004090
InterPro IPR004105
InterPro IPR005382
InterPro IPR005387
InterPro IPR005393
InterPro IPR005503
InterPro IPR005659
InterPro IPR008248
InterPro IPR012823
InterPro IPR012826
InterPro IPR018006
InterPro IPR026296
InterPro IPR027221
InterPro IPR027225
InterPro IPR027809
InterPro IPR029881
UniProtKB-KW Chemotaxis
Wikipedia Chemotaxis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0006935:
Relationship To GO:0006935 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0009454 aerotaxis
Is a GO:0009455 redox taxis
Is a GO:0042333 chemotaxis to oxidizable substrate
Is a GO:0050918 positive chemotaxis
Is a GO:0050919 negative chemotaxis
Is a GO:0043326 chemotaxis to folate
Is a GO:0043327 chemotaxis to cAMP
Is a GO:0060326 cell chemotaxis
Is a GO:0034670 chemotaxis to arachidonic acid
Regulates GO:0050920 regulation of chemotaxis
Positively regulates GO:0050921 positive regulation of chemotaxis
Negatively regulates GO:0050922 negative regulation of chemotaxis
Is a GO:0052216 chemotaxis in environment of other organism involved in symbiotic interaction
Part of GO:0097485 neuron projection guidance

Protein Annotation

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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:0006935. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
The table on the left is calculated using both electronic and manual-evidenced annotations, while the table on the right is calculated using only manual-evidenced annotations.
Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006935 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006935 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-12-20 Added RELATION part of GO:0042221 (response to chemical)
2014-12-20 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0042221 (response to chemical)
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Chemotaxis
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042330 (taxis)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042221 (response to chemical)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2007-01-09 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2005-12-26 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2003-03-26 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION Directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2002-02-06 Updated TERM chemotaxis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM chemotaxis
2001-03-30 Added TERM chemotaxis

Term

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2007-01-09 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism, or the directed growth of a cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2005-12-26 Added SYNONYM taxis in response to chemical stimulus
2003-03-26 Updated DEFINITION The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION Directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-12-20 Added RELATION part of GO:0042221 (response to chemical)
2014-12-20 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0042221 (response to chemical)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042330 (taxis)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0042221 (response to chemical)

Cross-references

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

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
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