Term Information [More information on photosynthesis]

Accession
GO:0015979
Name
photosynthesis
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The synthesis by organisms of organic chemical compounds, especially carbohydrates, from carbon dioxide (CO2) using energy obtained from light rather than from the oxidation of chemical compounds. Source: ISBN:0198547684
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0015979 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_generic
goslim_plant
goslim_pir
goslim_metagenomics
goslim_chembl
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Ancestors of photosynthesis (GO:0015979)
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photosynthesis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
photosynthesis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
photosynthesis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
photosynthesis [is_a relation] is_a  cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
Children of photosynthesis (GO:0015979)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
negative regulation of photosynthesis (GO:1905156) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  photosynthesis
photosynthesis, dark reaction (GO:0019685) [part_of relation] part_of  photosynthesis
photosynthesis, light reaction (GO:0019684) [part_of relation] part_of  photosynthesis
photosynthetic membrane (GO:0034357) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  photosynthesis
photosystem (GO:0009521) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  photosynthesis
positive regulation of photosynthesis (GO:1905157) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  photosynthesis
regulation of photosynthesis (GO:0010109) [regulates relation] regulates  photosynthesis
Wikipedia
Photosynthesis