Term Information [More information on asymmetric cell division]

Accession
GO:0008356
Name
asymmetric cell division
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
asymmetrical cell division, asymmetric cytokinesis, asymmetrical cytokinesis
Definition
The asymmetric division of cells to produce two daughter cells with different developmental potentials. It is of fundamental significance for the generation of cell diversity. Source: PMID:11672519
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History
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Ancestors of asymmetric cell division (GO:0008356)
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asymmetric cell division [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
asymmetric cell division [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
asymmetric cell division [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
asymmetric cell division [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
asymmetric cell division [is_a relation] is_a  cell division (GO:0051301)
Children of asymmetric cell division (GO:0008356)
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asymmetric neuroblast division (GO:0055059) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
asymmetric stem cell division (GO:0098722) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
cystoblast division (GO:0007282) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
female germ-line stem cell asymmetric division (GO:0048132) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
germline stem cell asymmetric division (GO:0098728) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
male germ-line stem cell asymmetric division (GO:0048133) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
negative regulation of asymmetric cell division (GO:0045769) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  asymmetric cell division
positive regulation of asymmetric cell division (GO:0045770) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  asymmetric cell division
regulation of asymmetric cell division (GO:0009786) [regulates relation] regulates  asymmetric cell division
sensory organ precursor cell division (GO:0045035) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
skeletal muscle satellite stem cell asymmetric division (GO:0014833) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division
zygote asymmetric cell division (GO:0010070) [is_a relation] is_a  asymmetric cell division