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GO:0015979 photosynthesis

Term Information

ID GO:0015979
Name photosynthesis
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
GONUTS GO:0015979 Wiki Page

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:0000477 GO:0015979 photosynthesis never_in_taxon 33208 Metazoa
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_metagenomics119
goslim_generic149
goslim_pir462
goslim_plant100

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000523
InterPro IPR000549
InterPro IPR001056
InterPro IPR001280
InterPro IPR001297
InterPro IPR001302
InterPro IPR001470
InterPro IPR001743
InterPro IPR002325
InterPro IPR002615
InterPro IPR002628
InterPro IPR002644
InterPro IPR002682
InterPro IPR002683
InterPro IPR003359
InterPro IPR003372
InterPro IPR003375
InterPro IPR003398
InterPro IPR003426
InterPro IPR003666
InterPro IPR003685
InterPro IPR003686
InterPro IPR003687
InterPro IPR003757
InterPro IPR004207
InterPro IPR004928
InterPro IPR005610
InterPro IPR005868
InterPro IPR005869
InterPro IPR006216
InterPro IPR006217
InterPro IPR006241
InterPro IPR006243
InterPro IPR006244
InterPro IPR006245
InterPro IPR006246
InterPro IPR006814
InterPro IPR007826
InterPro IPR008434
InterPro IPR008796
InterPro IPR008797
InterPro IPR008800
InterPro IPR009388
InterPro IPR009518
InterPro IPR009806
InterPro IPR010010
InterPro IPR010245
InterPro IPR010246
InterPro IPR010249
InterPro IPR010253
InterPro IPR010284
InterPro IPR010527
InterPro IPR010791
InterPro IPR011064
InterPro IPR011134
InterPro IPR012128
InterPro IPR013081
InterPro IPR013082
InterPro IPR013580
InterPro IPR014120
InterPro IPR016003
InterPro IPR017486
InterPro IPR017490
InterPro IPR017491
InterPro IPR017492
InterPro IPR017499
InterPro IPR017851
InterPro IPR023618
InterPro IPR023960
UniProtKB-KW Photosynthesis
Wikipedia Photosynthesis

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0015979:
Relationship To GO:0015979 Child Term Child Term Name
Part of GO:0019684 photosynthesis, light reaction
Part of GO:0019685 photosynthesis, dark reaction
Regulates GO:0010109 regulation of photosynthesis

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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:0015979. 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:0015979 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0015979 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_plant
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_generic
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2010-12-05 Added SLIM goslim_generic
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Photosynthesis
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_plant
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044237 (cellular metabolic process)
2003-10-23 Updated DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM photosynthesis
2001-04-03 Updated TERM photosynthesis
2001-03-30 Added TERM photosynthesis

Term

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

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2003-10-23 Updated DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044237 (cellular metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-29 Added XREF Wikipedia:Photosynthesis

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_plant
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_generic
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2010-12-05 Added SLIM goslim_generic
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_plant
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
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