Term Information [More information on peroxisome]

Accession
GO:0005777
Name
peroxisome
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
alt. id: GO:0019818
peroxisomal, peroxisome vesicle
Definition
A small organelle enclosed by a single membrane, and found in most eukaryotic cells. Contains peroxidases and other enzymes involved in a variety of metabolic processes including free radical detoxification, lipid catabolism and biosynthesis, and hydrogen peroxide metabolism. Source: GOC:pm, UniProtKB-KW:KW-0576, PMID:9302272
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0005777 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_plant
goslim_generic
goslim_candida
goslim_aspergillus
goslim_chembl
goslim_yeast
Community
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Ancestors of peroxisome (GO:0005777)
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peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
peroxisome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
peroxisome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cytoplasm (GO:0005737)
peroxisome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular organelle (GO:0043229)
peroxisome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043227)
peroxisome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic part (GO:0044444)
peroxisome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043231)
peroxisome [is_a relation] is_a  microbody (GO:0042579)
Children of peroxisome (GO:0005777)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
glycosome (GO:0020015) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
glyoxysome (GO:0009514) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
maintenance of protein location in peroxisome (GO:0072664) [occurs_in relation] occurs_in  peroxisome
mannosome (GO:0042580) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P1 peroxisome (GO:0019819) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P2 peroxisome (GO:0019820) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P3 peroxisome (GO:0019821) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P4 peroxisome (GO:0019822) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P5 peroxisome (GO:0019823) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
P6 peroxisome (GO:0019824) [is_a relation] is_a  peroxisome
peroxisomal part (GO:0044439) [part_of relation] part_of  peroxisome
NIF_Subcellular
sao499555322
Wikipedia
Peroxisome