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GO:0016477
Name
cell migration
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
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Definition
The controlled self-propelled movement of a cell from one site to a destination guided by molecular cues. Cell migration is a central process in the development and maintenance of multicellular organisms. Source: GOC:ems, GOC:dph, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cell_migration, GOC:cjm, GOC:pf
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Ancestors of cell migration (GO:0016477)
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cell migration [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
cell migration [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
cell migration [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
cell migration [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) localization (GO:0051179)
cell migration [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
cell migration [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) localization of cell (GO:0051674)
cell migration [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) locomotion (GO:0040011)
cell migration [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) movement of cell or subcellular component (GO:0006928)
cell migration [is_a relation] is_a  cell motility (GO:0048870)
Children of cell migration (GO:0016477)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
ameboidal-type cell migration (GO:0001667) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
angioblast cell migration (GO:0035476) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
anterior visceral endoderm cell migration (GO:1905070) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
astrocyte cell migration (GO:0043615) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
blood vessel endothelial cell migration (GO:0043534) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
blood vessel endothelial cell migration involved in intussusceptive angiogenesis (GO:0002044) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
border follicle cell migration (GO:0007298) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cardioblast migration (GO:0003260) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell chemotaxis (GO:0060326) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration in hindbrain (GO:0021535) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in coronary angiogenesis (GO:0060981) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in coronary vasculogenesis (GO:0060980) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in endocardial cushion formation (GO:0003273) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in gastrulation (GO:0042074) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in heart development (GO:0060973) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in heart formation (GO:0060974) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in heart jogging (GO:0003305) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in kidney development (GO:0035787) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in mammary placode formation (GO:0060619) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in mesendoderm migration (GO:0090134) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in metanephros development (GO:0035788) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in somitogenic axis elongation (GO:0090248) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in sprouting angiogenesis (GO:0002042) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell migration involved in vasculogenesis (GO:0035441) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cell rearrangement involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis (GO:0061334) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
centripetally migrating follicle cell migration (GO:0060269) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
cerebral cortex GABAergic interneuron migration (GO:0021853) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
chondrocyte intercalation involved in growth plate cartilage morphogenesis (GO:0003428) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
colon epithelial cell migration (GO:0061580) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
corneal epithelial cell migration (GO:0061581) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
dendritic cell migration (GO:0036336) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
distal tip cell migration (GO:0097628) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
dorsal closure, spreading of leading edge cells (GO:0007395) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
endothelial cell migration (GO:0043542) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
eosinophil migration (GO:0072677) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
epithelial cell migration (GO:0010631) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
fibroblast migration (GO:0010761) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
forebrain cell migration (GO:0021885) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
germ cell migration (GO:0008354) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
glial cell migration (GO:0008347) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
glomerular visceral epithelial cell migration (GO:0090521) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
granulocyte migration (GO:0097530) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
hematopoietic stem cell migration (GO:0035701) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
hemocyte migration (GO:0035099) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
hepatocyte cell migration (GO:0002194) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
hypothalamus cell migration (GO:0021855) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
inductive cell migration (GO:0040039) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
interneuron migration (GO:1904936) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
intestinal epithelial cell migration (GO:0061582) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
keratinocyte migration (GO:0051546) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
lateral line nerve glial cell migration (GO:0048896) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
lateral motor column neuron migration (GO:0097477) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
leukocyte migration (GO:0050900) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
lymphatic endothelial cell migration (GO:1904977) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
lymphocyte migration (GO:0072676) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
lymphoid lineage cell migration (GO:0097534) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mast cell migration (GO:0097531) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
melanocyte migration (GO:0097324) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mesenchymal cell migration (GO:0090497) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mesenchymal stem cell migration involved in uteric bud morphogenesis (GO:0061456) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mesodermal cell migration (GO:0008078) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mesonephric cell migration involved in male gonad development (GO:0061457) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
microglial cell migration (GO:1904124) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
mononuclear cell migration (GO:0071674) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
motor neuron migration (GO:0097475) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
muscle cell migration (GO:0014812) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
myeloid leukocyte migration (GO:0097529) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
myoblast migration (GO:0051451) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
negative regulation of cell migration (GO:0030336) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  cell migration
neural crest cell migration (GO:0001755) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
neuroblast migration (GO:0097402) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
neuromast primordium migration (GO:0048883) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
neuron migration (GO:0001764) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
neutrophil migration (GO:1990266) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
ovarian follicle cell migration (GO:0007297) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
pole cell migration (GO:0007280) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
positive regulation of cell migration (GO:0030335) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  cell migration
positive regulation of cell migration by vascular endothelial growth factor signaling pathway (GO:0038089) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  cell migration
positive regulation of cell migration by VEGF-activated platelet derived growth factor receptor signaling pathway (GO:0038090) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  cell migration
pyramidal neuron migration (GO:0021852) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
regulation of cell migration (GO:0030334) [regulates relation] regulates  cell migration
rhombomere cell migration (GO:0022035) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
Schwann cell migration (GO:0036135) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
sensory neuron migration (GO:1904937) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
skeletal muscle satellite cell migration (GO:1902766) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
slow muscle cell migration (GO:1904969) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
smooth muscle cell migration (GO:0014909) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
spinal cord motor neuron migration (GO:0097476) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
substrate-dependent cell migration (GO:0006929) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
T cell migration (GO:0072678) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
tangential migration from the subventricular zone to the olfactory bulb (GO:0022028) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
telencephalon cell migration (GO:0022029) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
telencephalon microglial cell migration (GO:0022033) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
telencephalon oligodendrocyte cell migration (GO:0022032) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
thymocyte migration (GO:0072679) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
trophoblast cell migration (GO:0061450) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
vascular associated smooth muscle cell migration (GO:1904738) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
wound healing, spreading of cells (GO:0044319) [is_a relation] is_a  cell migration
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