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GO:0007601 visual perception

Term Information

ID GO:0007601
Name visual perception
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
GONUTS GO:0007601 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact sense of sight
exact sensory visual perception
exact vision

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:0000004 GO:0050877 neurological system process only_in_taxon 33208 Metazoa
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 IPR000378
InterPro IPR000830
InterPro IPR000856
InterPro IPR001760
InterPro IPR001793
InterPro IPR002956
InterPro IPR002962
InterPro IPR004817
InterPro IPR006952
InterPro IPR017287
InterPro IPR018498
InterPro IPR027219
InterPro IPR030157
UniProtKB-KW Vision
Wikipedia Visual_perception

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0007601:
Relationship To GO:0007601 Child Term Child Term Name
Part of GO:0050908 detection of light stimulus involved in visual perception
Is a GO:0051356 visual perception involved in equilibrioception

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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:0007601. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007601 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0007601 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-15 Added XREF Wikipedia:Visual_perception
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0050953 (sensory perception of light stimulus)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM sense of sight
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vision
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM sense of sight
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vision
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM sense of sight
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM vision
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM vision
2004-02-25 Updated DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2004-02-19 Updated TERM visual perception
2004-02-19 Updated DEFINITION The series of events required to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2004-02-19 Added SYNONYM vision
2002-02-06 Updated TERM vision
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION The processing of signals, which result from perception of light, into the form of an image.
2001-04-03 Updated TERM vision
2001-03-30 Added TERM vision

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2004-02-19 Updated TERM visual perception
2002-02-06 Updated TERM vision
2001-04-03 Updated TERM vision
2001-03-30 Added TERM vision

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM sense of sight
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM vision
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM sense of sight
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM vision
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM sense of sight
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM sensory visual perception
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM vision
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM vision
2004-02-25 Updated DEFINITION The series of events required for an organism to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2004-02-19 Updated DEFINITION The series of events required to receive a visual stimulus, convert it to a molecular signal, and recognize and characterize the signal. Visual stimuli are detected in the form of photons and are processed to form an image.
2004-02-19 Added SYNONYM vision
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION The processing of signals, which result from perception of light, into the form of an image.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0050953 (sensory perception of light stimulus)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-15 Added XREF Wikipedia:Visual_perception
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