Term Information [More information on cholesterol storage]

Accession
GO:0010878
Name
cholesterol storage
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
cholesterol sequestration, sequestration of cholesterol
Definition
The accumulation and maintenance in cells or tissues of cholesterol, cholest-5-en-3 beta-ol, the principal sterol of vertebrates and the precursor of many steroids, including bile acids and steroid hormones. Source: GOC:dph, GOC:tb, GOC:BHF
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0010878 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of cholesterol storage (GO:0010878)
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cholesterol storage [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
cholesterol storage [Inferred regulates relation] regulates (inferred) biological attribute (OBA:0000001)
cholesterol storage [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological regulation (GO:0065007)
cholesterol storage [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) localization (GO:0051179)
cholesterol storage [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) macromolecule localization (GO:0033036)
cholesterol storage [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of biological quality (GO:0065008)
cholesterol storage [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) lipid localization (GO:0010876)
cholesterol storage [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) maintenance of location (GO:0051235)
cholesterol storage [is_a relation] is_a  lipid storage (GO:0019915)
Children of cholesterol storage (GO:0010878)
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cholesterol transport involved in cholesterol storage (GO:0010879) [part_of relation] part_of  cholesterol storage
negative regulation of cholesterol storage (GO:0010887) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  cholesterol storage
positive regulation of cholesterol storage (GO:0010886) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  cholesterol storage
regulation of cholesterol storage (GO:0010885) [regulates relation] regulates  cholesterol storage
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