Term Information [More information on endocytosis]

Accession
GO:0006897
Name
endocytosis
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
alt. id: GO:0016193, GO:0016196
plasma membrane invagination, vesicle endocytosis, nonselective vesicle endocytosis
Definition
A vesicle-mediated transport process in which cells take up external materials or membrane constituents by the invagination of a small region of the plasma membrane to form a new membrane-bounded vesicle. Source: ISBN:0716731363, GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0006897 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_yeast
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Ancestors of endocytosis (GO:0006897)
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endocytosis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
endocytosis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) localization (GO:0051179)
endocytosis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) establishment of localization (GO:0051234)
endocytosis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transport (GO:0006810)
endocytosis [is_a relation] is_a  vesicle-mediated transport (GO:0016192)
Children of endocytosis (GO:0006897)
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endocytosis involved in viral entry into host cell (GO:0075509) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
negative regulation of endocytosis (GO:0045806) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  endocytosis
phagocytosis (GO:0006909) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
pinocytosis (GO:0006907) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
positive regulation of endocytosis (GO:0045807) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  endocytosis
postsynaptic endocytic zone (GO:0098843) [capable_of relation] capable_of  endocytosis
receptor-mediated endocytosis (GO:0006898) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
regulation of endocytosis (GO:0030100) [regulates relation] regulates  endocytosis
regulation of endocytosis by exocyst localization (GO:0051600) [regulates relation] regulates  endocytosis
Rvs161p-Rvs167p complex (GO:1990528) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  endocytosis
sperm entry (GO:0035037) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
Syp1 complex (GO:1990252) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  endocytosis
ubiquitin-dependent endocytosis (GO:0070086) [is_a relation] is_a  endocytosis
Wikipedia
Endocytosis