Term Information [More information on endomembrane system]

Accession
GO:0012505
Name
endomembrane system
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
A collection of membranous structures involved in transport within the cell. The main components of the endomembrane system are endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi bodies, vesicles, cell membrane and nuclear envelope. Members of the endomembrane system pass materials through each other or though the use of vesicles. Source: GOC:lh
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0012505 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_candida
goslim_aspergillus
goslim_yeast
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Ancestors of endomembrane system (GO:0012505)
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endomembrane system [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
endomembrane system [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
endomembrane system [is_a relation] is_a  cell part (GO:0044464)
Children of endomembrane system (GO:0012505)
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coated pit (GO:0005905) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
endoplasmic reticulum (GO:0005783) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
endosome (GO:0005768) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
Golgi apparatus (GO:0005794) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
nuclear envelope (GO:0005635) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
nuclear outer membrane-endoplasmic reticulum membrane network (GO:0042175) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
omegasome (GO:1990462) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
retromer complex (GO:0030904) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
secretory granule (GO:0030141) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
spine apparatus (GO:0097444) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
spitzenkorper (GO:0031521) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system
transport vesicle (GO:0030133) [part_of relation] part_of  endomembrane system