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GO:0043025 neuronal cell body

Term Information

ID GO:0043025
Name neuronal cell body
Ontology Cellular Component
Definition The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
Comment Note that 'cell body' and 'cell soma' are not used in the literature for cells that lack projections, nor for some cells (e.g. yeast with mating projections) that do have projections.
GONUTS GO:0043025 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact neuron cell body
exact neuronal cell soma

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:0000057 GO:0005623 cell only_in_taxon 131567 cellular organisms
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-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
part_of CL CL:0000540 neuron

Cross-references

Database ID
NIF_Subcellular sao1044911821
Wikipedia Soma_(biology)

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0043025:
Relationship To GO:0043025 Child Term Child Term Name
Part of GO:0044226 basal pole of neuron
Part of GO:0044225 apical pole of neuron
Part of GO:0032809 neuronal cell body membrane
Part of GO:0043203 axon hillock
Part of GO:0043204 perikaryon

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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:0043025. 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:0043025 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0043025 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-07-30 Added RELATION part of GO:0036477 (somatodendritic compartment)
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_pir
2012-12-23 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2012-12-23 Added DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2012-12-22 Added RELATION is a GO:0097458 (neuron part)
2010-02-07 Updated TERM neuronal cell body
2010-02-07 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2010-02-07 Added SYNONYM neuron cell body
2010-02-07 Added DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2010-02-07 Deleted SYNONYM cell body
2010-02-07 Added SYNONYM neuronal cell soma
2010-02-07 Added XREF NIF_Subcellular:sao1044911821
2010-02-07 Added RELATION is a GO:0044297 (cell body)
2010-02-07 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044464 (cell part)
2009-02-25 Added XREF Wikipedia:Soma_(biology)
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_pir
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044464 (cell part)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM cell body
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM cell body
2005-03-11 Updated DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2004-08-14 Added SYNONYM cell body
2004-08-14 Updated TERM cell soma
2004-08-13 Updated DEFINITION The portion of neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e.g. axons and dendrites.
2004-03-16 Updated DEFINITION The portion of a cell which includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e.g. axons and dendrites.
2003-11-03 Added TERM cell body
2003-11-03 Added DEFINITION The portion of a cell which includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e. g. axons and dendrites.

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-02-07 Updated TERM neuronal cell body
2004-08-14 Updated TERM cell soma
2003-11-03 Added TERM cell body

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-12-23 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2012-12-23 Added DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2010-02-07 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2010-02-07 Added SYNONYM neuron cell body
2010-02-07 Added DEFINITION The portion of a neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections such as axons and dendrites.
2010-02-07 Deleted SYNONYM cell body
2010-02-07 Added SYNONYM neuronal cell soma
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM cell body
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM cell body
2005-03-11 Updated DEFINITION The portion of a cell bearing surface projections such as axons, dendrites, cilia, or flagella that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell projections.
2004-08-14 Added SYNONYM cell body
2004-08-13 Updated DEFINITION The portion of neuron that includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e.g. axons and dendrites.
2004-03-16 Updated DEFINITION The portion of a cell which includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e.g. axons and dendrites.
2003-11-03 Added DEFINITION The portion of a cell which includes the nucleus, but excludes all cell processes e. g. axons and dendrites.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2014-07-30 Added RELATION part of GO:0036477 (somatodendritic compartment)
2012-12-22 Added RELATION is a GO:0097458 (neuron part)
2010-02-07 Added RELATION is a GO:0044297 (cell body)
2010-02-07 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0044464 (cell part)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044464 (cell part)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-02-07 Added XREF NIF_Subcellular:sao1044911821
2009-02-25 Added XREF Wikipedia:Soma_(biology)

Other

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