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GO:0009583 detection of light stimulus

Term Information

ID GO:0009583
Name detection of light stimulus
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
GONUTS GO:0009583 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact detection of light
related perception of light

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0009583:
Relationship To GO:0009583 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0050962 detection of light stimulus involved in sensory perception
Is a GO:0009584 detection of visible light
Is a GO:0009589 detection of UV
Is a GO:0007602 phototransduction
Part of GO:0016037 light absorption
Part of GO:0031993 light transducer activity

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0009583 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0009583 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009416 (response to light stimulus)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009582 (detection of abiotic stimulus)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009581 (detection of external stimulus)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM detection of light
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM detection of light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM perception of light
2005-09-21 Updated DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2005-09-19 Updated TERM detection of light stimulus
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM detection of light
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM perception of light
2004-02-19 Updated TERM detection of light
2004-02-19 Updated DEFINITION The series of events by which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2004-02-19 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2002-02-06 Updated TERM perception of light
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION The series of events required for a photon to be received and converted to a molecular signal by a photoreceptor.
2001-04-03 Updated TERM perception of light
2001-03-30 Added TERM perception of light

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2005-09-19 Updated TERM detection of light stimulus
2004-02-19 Updated TERM detection of light
2002-02-06 Updated TERM perception of light
2001-04-03 Updated TERM perception of light
2001-03-30 Added TERM perception of light

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM detection of light
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM detection of light
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM perception of light
2005-09-21 Updated DEFINITION The series of events in which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2005-09-19 Added SYNONYM detection of light
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM perception of light
2004-02-19 Updated DEFINITION The series of events by which a light stimulus (in the form of photons) is received and converted into a molecular signal.
2004-02-19 Added SYNONYM perception of light
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION The series of events required for a photon to be received and converted to a molecular signal by a photoreceptor.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009416 (response to light stimulus)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009582 (detection of abiotic stimulus)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0009581 (detection of external stimulus)
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