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GO:0007588 excretion

Term Information

ID GO:0007588
Name excretion
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
GONUTS GO:0007588 Wiki Page

Taxon Constraints

The use of this term should conform to the following taxon constraints:
Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4896 Schizosaccharomyces pombe
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process never_in_taxon 4932 Saccharomyces cerevisiae
GO:0032501 multicellular organismal process only_in_taxon 2759 Eukaryota
More information on taxon constraints in GO is available here

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_pir462

Cross-references

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InterPro IPR028509
Wikipedia Excretion

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0007588:
Relationship To GO:0007588 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0030421 defecation
Is a GO:0035812 renal sodium excretion
Is a GO:0036359 renal potassium excretion
Regulates GO:0044062 regulation of excretion
Is a GO:0044722 renal phosphate excretion
Is a GO:0060073 micturition

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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:0007588. 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:0007588 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007588 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2011-10-28 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0046903 (secretion)
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Excretion
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0046903 (secretion)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0003008 (system process)
2003-10-23 Updated DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide, and nitrogenous compounds.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM excretion
2001-04-03 Updated TERM excretion
2001-03-30 Added TERM excretion

Term

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2003-10-23 Updated DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrogenous compounds.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The elimination by an organism of the waste products that arise as a result of metabolic activity. These products include water, carbon dioxide, and nitrogenous compounds.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2011-10-28 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0046903 (secretion)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0046903 (secretion)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0003008 (system process)

Cross-references

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

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
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