Term Information [More information on cytolytic granule]

Accession
GO:0044194
Name
cytolytic granule
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
A specialized secretory lysosome that is present in cells with cytolytic capability such as cytotoxic T lymphocytes and natural killer cells. Cytolytic granules mediate the storage and regulated excretion of lytic molecules for killing of target cells. Source: PMID:11052265, GOC:jl, PMID:12766758
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0044194 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of cytolytic granule (GO:0044194)
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cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
cytolytic granule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cytoplasm (GO:0005737)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular organelle (GO:0043229)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043227)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cytoplasmic part (GO:0044444)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular membrane-bounded organelle (GO:0043231)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) vacuole (GO:0005773)
cytolytic granule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lytic vacuole (GO:0000323)
cytolytic granule [is_a relation] is_a  lysosome (GO:0005764)
Children of cytolytic granule (GO:0044194)
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cytolytic granule lumen (GO:1904856) [part_of relation] part_of  cytolytic granule
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