Term Information [More information on melanocyte differentiation]

Accession
GO:0030318
Name
melanocyte differentiation
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
melanocyte cell differentiation, melanophore differentiation
Definition
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a melanocyte. Source: GOC:mah
Comment
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History
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Ancestors of melanocyte differentiation (GO:0030318)
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melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure development (GO:0048856)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism developmental process (GO:0044767)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular developmental process (GO:0048869)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) tissue development (GO:0009888)
melanocyte differentiation [is_a relation] is_a  cell differentiation (GO:0030154)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) epithelium development (GO:0060429)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) epithelial cell differentiation (GO:0030855)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) pigmentation (GO:0043473)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) columnar/cuboidal epithelial cell differentiation (GO:0002065)
melanocyte differentiation [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) developmental pigmentation (GO:0048066)
melanocyte differentiation [is_a relation] is_a  neuroepithelial cell differentiation (GO:0060563)
melanocyte differentiation [is_a relation] is_a  pigment cell differentiation (GO:0050931)
Children of melanocyte differentiation (GO:0030318)
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early stripe melanocyte differentiation (GO:0050933) [is_a relation] is_a  melanocyte differentiation
late stripe melanocyte differentiation (GO:0050934) [is_a relation] is_a  melanocyte differentiation
negative regulation of melanocyte differentiation (GO:0045635) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  melanocyte differentiation
positive regulation of melanocyte differentiation (GO:0045636) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  melanocyte differentiation
regulation of melanocyte differentiation (GO:0045634) [regulates relation] regulates  melanocyte differentiation
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