Term Information [More information on egg activation]

Accession
GO:0007343
Name
egg activation
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The process in which the egg becomes metabolically active, initiates protein and DNA synthesis and undergoes structural changes to its cortex and/or cytoplasm. Source: GOC:bf, PMID:9630751
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0007343 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of egg activation (GO:0007343)
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egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) reproduction (GO:0000003)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multi-organism process (GO:0051704)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) reproductive process (GO:0022414)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multi-organism reproductive process (GO:0044703)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
egg activation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) sexual reproduction (GO:0019953)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single organism reproductive process (GO:0044702)
egg activation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) fertilization (GO:0009566)
egg activation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
egg activation [is_a relation] is_a  cell activation (GO:0001775)
egg activation [part_of relation] part_of  single fertilization (GO:0007338)
Children of egg activation (GO:0007343)
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activation of meiosis involved in egg activation (GO:0060466) [part_of relation] part_of  egg activation
positive regulation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration involved in egg activation (GO:0060470) [part_of relation] part_of  egg activation
positive regulation of transcription involved in egg activation (GO:0060469) [part_of relation] part_of  egg activation
prevention of polyspermy (GO:0060468) [part_of relation] part_of  egg activation
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