Term Information [More information on keratinization]

Accession
GO:0031424
Name
keratinization
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
None
Definition
The process in which the cytoplasm of the outermost cells of the vertebrate epidermis is replaced by keratin. Keratinization occurs in the stratum corneum, feathers, hair, claws, nails, hooves, and horns. Source: GOC:dph, GOC:tb, GOC:ebc, GOC:sdb_2009
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See term history for GO:0031424 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of keratinization (GO:0031424)
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keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) anatomical entity (UBERON:0001062)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) material anatomical entity (UBERON:0000465)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) material anatomical entity (CARO:0000006)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) anatomical structure (CARO:0000003)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) anatomical structure (UBERON:0000061)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) cell (CL:0000000)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) multicellular anatomical structure (UBERON:0010000)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) developmental process (GO:0032502)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) multicellular organism (UBERON:0000468)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organismal process (GO:0032501)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) native cell (CL:0000003)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) anatomical structure development (GO:0048856)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) eukaryotic cell (CL:0000255)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-multicellular organism process (GO:0044707)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) single-organism developmental process (GO:0044767)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) tissue (UBERON:0000479)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) anatomical system (UBERON:0000467)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) animal cell (CL:0000548)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular developmental process (GO:0048869)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) epithelium (UBERON:0000483)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) multicellular organism development (GO:0007275)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) tissue development (GO:0009888)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell differentiation (GO:0030154)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) ectoderm-derived structure (UBERON:0004121)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) epithelial cell (CL:0000066)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) epithelium development (GO:0060429)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) integumental system (UBERON:0002416)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) somatic cell (CL:0002371)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) system development (GO:0048731)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) animal organ development (GO:0048513)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) ecto-epithelial cell (CL:0002077)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) ecto-epithelium (UBERON:0010371)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) epidermis development (GO:0008544)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) epithelial cell differentiation (GO:0030855)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) surface structure (UBERON:0003102)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) epidermal cell differentiation (GO:0009913)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) general ecto-epithelial cell (CL:0002159)
keratinization [Inferred occurs_in relation] occurs_in (inferred) outer epithelium (UBERON:0007376)
keratinization [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) skin development (GO:0043588)
keratinization [occurs_in relation] occurs_in  epidermal cell (CL:0000362)
keratinization [part_of relation] part_of  keratinocyte differentiation (GO:0030216)
Children of keratinization (GO:0031424)
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cornification (GO:0070268) [part_of relation] part_of  keratinization
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