Term Information [More information on acrosomal vesicle]

Accession
GO:0001669
Name
acrosomal vesicle
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
acrosomal granule, acrosome
Definition
A structure in the head of a spermatozoon that contains acid hydrolases, and is concerned with the breakdown of the outer membrane of the ovum during fertilization. It lies just beneath the plasma membrane and is derived from the lysosome. Source: ISBN:0198506732, ISBN:0124325653
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History
See term history for GO:0001669 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of acrosomal vesicle (GO:0001669)
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acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) material anatomical entity (CARO:0000006)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure (CARO:0000003)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of relation] capable_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (CL:0000000)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) cellular component organization or biogenesis (GO:0071840)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) localization (GO:0051179)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) cellular component organization (GO:0016043)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) establishment of localization (GO:0051234)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) native cell (CL:0000003)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) eukaryotic cell (CL:0000255)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) membrane organization (GO:0061024)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism localization (GO:1902578)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) transport (GO:0006810)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) animal cell (CL:0000548)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) membrane fusion (GO:0061025)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043227)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) organelle organization (GO:0006996)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism membrane organization (GO:0044802)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism transport (GO:0044765)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cytoplasm (GO:0005737)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) germ line cell (CL:0000039)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) organelle fusion (GO:0048284)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) secretion (GO:0046903)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism membrane fusion (GO:0044801)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) single-organism organelle organization (GO:1902589)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) vesicle (GO:0031982)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic part (GO:0044444)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) germ cell (CL:0000586)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) haploid cell (CL:0000413)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular organelle (GO:0043229)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular vesicle (GO:0097708)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of relation] capable_of (inferred) organelle membrane fusion (GO:0090174)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) secretion by cell (GO:0032940)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of relation] capable_of (inferred) vesicle organization (GO:0016050)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) vesicle-mediated transport (GO:0016192)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic vesicle (GO:0031410)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) exocytosis (GO:0006887)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) gamete (CL:0000300)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043231)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) male germ cell (CL:0000015)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded vesicle (GO:0031988)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of (inferred) plasma membrane fusion (GO:0045026)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of relation] capable_of (inferred) vesicle fusion (GO:0006906)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) ciliated cell (CL:0000064)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic, membrane-bounded vesicle (GO:0016023)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) male gamete (CL:0000408)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) motile cell (CL:0000219)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred capable_of relation] capable_of (inferred) vesicle fusion to plasma membrane (GO:0099500)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) endomembrane system (GO:0012505)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) secretory vesicle (GO:0099503)
acrosomal vesicle [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) sperm (CL:0000019)
acrosomal vesicle [is_a relation] is_a  secretory granule (GO:0030141)
acrosomal vesicle [is_a relation] is_a  sperm part (GO:0097223)
Children of acrosomal vesicle (GO:0001669)
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acrosomal lumen (GO:0043160) [part_of relation] part_of  acrosomal vesicle
acrosomal matrix (GO:0043159) [part_of relation] part_of  acrosomal vesicle
acrosomal membrane (GO:0002080) [part_of relation] part_of  acrosomal vesicle
Wikipedia
Acrosome