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GO:0014004 microglia differentiation

Term Information

ID GO:0014004
Name microglia differentiation
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
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Type Synonym
exact microglial cell differentiation

Taxon Constraints

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Taxon Rule Ancestor GO ID Ancestor GO Term Name Relationship Taxon ID Taxon Reference(s)
GOTAX:0000186 GO:0010001 glial cell differentiation 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
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Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
results_in_acquisition_of_features_of CL CL:0000129 microglial cell

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Relationship To GO:0014004 Child Term Child Term Name
Part of GO:0014005 microglia development
Regulates GO:0014006 regulation of microglia differentiation
Negatively regulates GO:0014007 negative regulation of microglia differentiation
Positively regulates GO:0014008 positive regulation of microglia differentiation

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0014004 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0014004 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-05-09 Added RELATION is a GO:0030225 (macrophage differentiation)
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007417 (central nervous system development)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0010001 (glial cell differentiation)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation
2006-02-10 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2006-02-09 Added TERM microglia differentiation
2006-02-09 Added SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2006-02-09 Added TERM microglia differentiation

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-12-17 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2010-12-17 Added DEFINITION The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation
2006-02-10 Added DEFINITION The process whereby a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a microglial cell. Microglia are glial cells that act as the immune cells of the central nervous system. They form part of the supporting structure of this system.
2006-02-09 Added SYNONYM microglial cell differentiation

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-05-09 Added RELATION is a GO:0030225 (macrophage differentiation)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION part of GO:0007417 (central nervous system development)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0010001 (glial cell differentiation)
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