Term Information [More information on uropod]

Accession
GO:0001931
Name
uropod
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
uropodium, distal pole complex, retractile pole
Definition
A membrane projection with related cytoskeletal components at the trailing edge of a cell in the process of migrating or being activated, found on the opposite side of the cell from the leading edge or immunological synapse, respectively. Source: PMID:12714569, GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149, PMID:12787750
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0001931 at QuickGO
Subset
None
Community
GN Add usage comments for this term on the GONUTS wiki.
Feedback
Contact the GO Helpdesk if you find mistakes or have concerns about the data you find here.
Contacting server...
View this term in QuickGO.

Graph of GO:0001931 from QuickGO

Additional external viewing options
Additional internal viewing options
Ancestors of uropod (GO:0001931)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
uropod [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
uropod [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
uropod [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
uropod [is_a relation] is_a  cell projection (GO:0042995)
uropod [part_of relation] part_of  cell trailing edge (GO:0031254)
Children of uropod (GO:0001931)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
uropod membrane (GO:0031259) [part_of relation] part_of  uropod
None.