Term Information [More information on sex determination]

Accession
GO:0007530
Name
sex determination
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
Any process that establishes and transmits the specification of sexual status of an individual organism. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0007530 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of sex determination (GO:0007530)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
sex determination [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
sex determination [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) reproduction (GO:0000003)
sex determination [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
sex determination [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) reproductive process (GO:0022414)
sex determination [is_a relation] is_a  developmental process involved in reproduction (GO:0003006)
Children of sex determination (GO:0007530)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
female sex determination (GO:0030237) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
germ-line sex determination (GO:0018992) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
male sex determination (GO:0030238) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
mating type determination (GO:0007531) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
primary sex determination (GO:0007538) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
processes downstream of sex determination signal (GO:0007545) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination
sex chromosome (GO:0000803) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  sex determination
somatic sex determination (GO:0018993) [is_a relation] is_a  sex determination