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GO:0007272 ensheathment of neurons

Term Information

ID GO:0007272
Name ensheathment of neurons
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The process in which glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
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Type Synonym
related ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells

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Taxon Constraints

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Taxon Rule Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GOTAX:0000299 GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process only_in_taxon 2759 Eukaryota
GOTAX:0000537 GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4932 Saccharomyces cerevisiae
GOTAX:0000538 GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4896 Schizosaccharomyces pombe
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Relationship To GO:0007272 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0008366 axon ensheathment
Is a GO:0032295 ensheathment of neuronal cell bodies

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007272 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007272 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-01-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0098900 (regulation of action potential)
2014-01-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0051969 (regulation of transmission of nerve impulse)
2014-01-16 Added RELATION is a GO:0098900 (regulation of action potential)
2014-01-16 Added RELATION is a GO:0051969 (regulation of transmission of nerve impulse)
2014-01-16 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0050789 (regulation of biological process)
2014-01-09 Added RELATION is a GO:0050789 (regulation of biological process)
2014-01-09 Added RELATION regulates GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2014-01-09 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2012-12-15 Added RELATION is a GO:0044763 (single-organism cellular process)
2012-12-15 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0009987 (cellular process)
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2009-01-31 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2009-01-31 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009987 (cellular process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007399 (nervous system development)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2006-09-28 Updated TERM ensheathment of neurons
2006-09-28 Added SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2006-09-26 Updated DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2004-11-17 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathement.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2001-04-03 Updated TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2001-03-30 Added TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2006-09-28 Updated TERM ensheathment of neurons
2002-02-06 Updated TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2001-04-03 Updated TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2001-03-30 Added TERM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2009-01-31 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form an insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2009-01-31 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2006-09-28 Added SYNONYM ionic insulation of neurons by glial cells
2006-09-26 Updated DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathment.
2004-11-17 Added DEFINITION The process whereby glial cells envelop neuronal cell bodies and/or axons to form and insulating layer. This can take the form of myelinating or non-myelinating ensheathement.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-01-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0098900 (regulation of action potential)
2014-01-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0051969 (regulation of transmission of nerve impulse)
2014-01-16 Added RELATION is a GO:0098900 (regulation of action potential)
2014-01-16 Added RELATION is a GO:0051969 (regulation of transmission of nerve impulse)
2014-01-16 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0050789 (regulation of biological process)
2014-01-09 Added RELATION is a GO:0050789 (regulation of biological process)
2014-01-09 Added RELATION regulates GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2014-01-09 Deleted RELATION part of GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2012-12-15 Added RELATION is a GO:0044763 (single-organism cellular process)
2012-12-15 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0009987 (cellular process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009987 (cellular process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0019228 (neuronal action potential)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007399 (nervous system development)
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