Term Information [More information on sterol transport]

Accession
GO:0015918
Name
sterol transport
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The directed movement of sterols into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. Sterols are steroids with one or more hydroxyl groups and a hydrocarbon side-chain in the molecule. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
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History
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Ancestors of sterol transport (GO:0015918)
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sterol transport [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
sterol transport [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) localization (GO:0051179)
sterol transport [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) establishment of localization (GO:0051234)
sterol transport [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
sterol transport [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) macromolecule localization (GO:0033036)
sterol transport [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism localization (GO:1902578)
sterol transport [is_a relation] is_a  transport (GO:0006810)
sterol transport [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) lipid localization (GO:0010876)
sterol transport [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance transport (GO:0071702)
sterol transport [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism transport (GO:0044765)
sterol transport [is_a relation] is_a  lipid transport (GO:0006869)
sterol transport [is_a relation] is_a  organic hydroxy compound transport (GO:0015850)
Children of sterol transport (GO:0015918)
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cholesterol transport (GO:0030301) [is_a relation] is_a  sterol transport
intestinal phytosterol absorption (GO:0060752) [is_a relation] is_a  sterol transport
intracellular sterol transport (GO:0032366) [is_a relation] is_a  sterol transport
negative regulation of sterol transport (GO:0032372) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  sterol transport
positive regulation of sterol transport (GO:0032373) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  sterol transport
regulation of sterol transport (GO:0032371) [regulates relation] regulates  sterol transport
sterol import (GO:0035376) [is_a relation] is_a  sterol transport
sterol transmembrane transport (GO:0035382) [is_a relation] is_a  sterol transport
sterol transporter activity (GO:0015248) [part_of relation] part_of  sterol transport