Term Information [More information on neuromuscular process controlling balance]

Accession
GO:0050885
Name
neuromuscular process controlling balance
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
regulation of balance
Definition
Any process that an organism uses to control its balance, the orientation of the organism (or the head of the organism) in relation to the source of gravity. In humans and animals, balance is perceived through visual cues, the labyrinth system of the inner ears and information from skin pressure receptors and muscle and joint receptors. Source: GOC:ai, GOC:dph, http://www.onelook.com/
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Ancestors of neuromuscular process controlling balance (GO:0050885)
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neuromuscular process controlling balance [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
neuromuscular process controlling balance [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) multicellular organismal process (GO:0032501)
neuromuscular process controlling balance [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) system process (GO:0003008)
neuromuscular process controlling balance [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) neurological system process (GO:0050877)
neuromuscular process controlling balance [is_a relation] is_a  neuromuscular process (GO:0050905)
Children of neuromuscular process controlling balance (GO:0050885)
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equilibrioception (GO:0050957) [part_of relation] part_of  neuromuscular process controlling balance
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