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GO:0007411 axon guidance

Term Information

ID GO:0007411
Name axon guidance
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemotaxis process that directs the migration of an axon growth cone to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
Secondary IDs GO:0008040
GONUTS GO:0007411 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact axon pathfinding
related axon chemotaxis
narrow axon growth cone guidance

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: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
More information on taxon constraints in GO is available here

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR014648
InterPro IPR015512
InterPro IPR026965
InterPro IPR027143
InterPro IPR027146
InterPro IPR029094
InterPro IPR030602
InterPro IPR030615
InterPro IPR030624
InterPro IPR030626
InterPro IPR031146
InterPro IPR031198
Wikipedia Axon_guidance

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0007411:
Relationship To GO:0007411 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0031290 retinal ganglion cell axon guidance
Is a GO:0033563 dorsal/ventral axon guidance
Is a GO:0033564 anterior/posterior axon guidance
Is a GO:0008045 motor neuron axon guidance
Part of GO:0008046 axon guidance receptor activity
Part of GO:0016198 axon choice point recognition
Is a GO:0072499 photoreceptor cell axon guidance
Is a GO:0071678 olfactory bulb axon guidance
Is a GO:0071679 commissural neuron axon guidance
Is a GO:0021967 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the cerebral cortex
Is a GO:0021968 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the internal capsule
Is a GO:0021969 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the cerebral peduncle
Is a GO:0021970 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the basilar pons
Is a GO:0021971 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the medullary pyramid
Is a GO:0021972 corticospinal neuron axon guidance through spinal cord
Part of GO:0048846 axon extension involved in axon guidance
Is a GO:0021966 corticospinal neuron axon guidance
Part of GO:0061642 chemoattraction of axon
Part of GO:0061643 chemorepulsion of axon
Is a GO:0097374 sensory neuron axon guidance
Is a GO:0097376 interneuron axon guidance
Part of GO:1902379 chemoattractant activity involved in axon guidance
Part of GO:1902287 semaphorin-plexin signaling pathway involved in axon guidance
Part of GO:1902378 VEGF-activated neuropilin signaling pathway involved in axon guidance
Part of GO:2001266 Roundabout signaling pathway involved in axon guidance
Is a GO:0097492 sympathetic neuron axon guidance
Regulates GO:1902667 regulation of axon guidance
Negatively regulates GO:1902668 negative regulation of axon guidance
Positively regulates GO:1902669 positive regulation of axon 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:0007411. 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:0007411 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007411 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-07-19 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2013-07-11 Added RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2013-07-10 Added RELATION is a GO:0097485 (neuron projection guidance)
2013-07-10 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2010-12-01 Added DEFINITION The chemotaxis process that directs the migration of an axon growth cone to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2010-12-01 Deleted DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2010-10-03 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006928 (movement of cell or subcellular component)
2010-10-03 Added RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2010-02-27 Added SYNONYM axon chemotaxis
2010-02-20 Added SYNONYM axon pathfinding
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Axon_guidance
2008-10-02 Added RELATION is a GO:0006928 (movement of cell or subcellular component)
2008-10-02 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0016477 (cell migration)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016477 (cell migration)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007409 (axonogenesis)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2004-11-12 Added DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2002-02-06 Updated TERM axon guidance
2001-04-03 Updated TERM axon guidance
2001-03-30 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2001-03-30 Added TERM axon guidance

Term

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-01 Added DEFINITION The chemotaxis process that directs the migration of an axon growth cone to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2010-12-01 Deleted DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2010-02-27 Added SYNONYM axon chemotaxis
2010-02-20 Added SYNONYM axon pathfinding
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2004-11-12 Added DEFINITION The process by which the migration of an axon growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues.
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance
2001-03-30 Added SYNONYM axon growth cone guidance

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-07-19 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2013-07-11 Added RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2013-07-10 Added RELATION is a GO:0097485 (neuron projection guidance)
2013-07-10 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2010-10-03 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0006928 (movement of cell or subcellular component)
2010-10-03 Added RELATION is a GO:0006935 (chemotaxis)
2008-10-02 Added RELATION is a GO:0006928 (movement of cell or subcellular component)
2008-10-02 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0016477 (cell migration)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016477 (cell migration)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007409 (axonogenesis)

Cross-references

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