Term Information [More information on cell cortex]

Accession
GO:0005938
Name
cell cortex
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
cell periphery, peripheral cytoplasm
Definition
The region of a cell that lies just beneath the plasma membrane and often, but not always, contains a network of actin filaments and associated proteins. Source: GOC:mah, ISBN:0815316194
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0005938 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_candida
goslim_aspergillus
goslim_yeast
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Ancestors of cell cortex (GO:0005938)
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cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
cell cortex [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cytoplasm (GO:0005737)
cell cortex [is_a relation] is_a  cytoplasmic part (GO:0044444)
cell cortex [part_of relation] part_of  cell periphery (GO:0071944)
cell cortex [is_a relation] is_a  cytoplasmic region (GO:0099568)
Children of cell cortex (GO:0005938)
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cell cortex part (GO:0044448) [part_of relation] part_of  cell cortex
cell cortex region (GO:0099738) [is_a relation] is_a  cell cortex
cortical endoplasmic reticulum (GO:0032541) [part_of relation] part_of  cell cortex
cortical protein anchoring (GO:0032065) [occurs_in relation] occurs_in  cell cortex
Wikipedia
Cell_cortex