Term Information [More information on merozoite dense granule]

Accession
GO:0020026
Name
merozoite dense granule
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
dense body
Definition
Electron-dense organelle with a granular internal matrix found throughout the merozoite life cycle stage of apicomplexan parasites; contains proteins destined to be secreted into the parasitophorous vacuole following parasite invasion of a host cell. Source: GOC:mtg_sensu, GOC:mb
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0020026 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of merozoite dense granule (GO:0020026)
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merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043227)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cytoplasm (GO:0005737)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) vesicle (GO:0031982)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic part (GO:0044444)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular organelle (GO:0043229)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular vesicle (GO:0097708)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic vesicle (GO:0031410)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043231)
merozoite dense granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded vesicle (GO:0031988)
merozoite dense granule [is_a relation] is_a  cytoplasmic, membrane-bounded vesicle (GO:0016023)
Children of merozoite dense granule (GO:0020026)
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merozoite dense granule membrane (GO:0030668) [part_of relation] part_of  merozoite dense granule
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