Term Information [More information on positive chemotaxis]

Accession
GO:0050918
Name
positive chemotaxis
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
chemoattraction
Definition
The directed movement of a motile cell or organism towards a higher concentration of a chemical. Source: GOC:ai, GOC:isa_complete, GOC:bf
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0050918 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of positive chemotaxis (GO:0050918)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
positive chemotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
positive chemotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
positive chemotaxis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) locomotion (GO:0040011)
positive chemotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) response to external stimulus (GO:0009605)
positive chemotaxis [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) response to chemical (GO:0042221)
positive chemotaxis [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) taxis (GO:0042330)
positive chemotaxis [is_a relation] is_a  chemotaxis (GO:0006935)
Children of positive chemotaxis (GO:0050918)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
chemoattractant activity (GO:0042056) [part_of relation] part_of  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction involved in embryonic olfactory bulb interneuron precursor migration (GO:0021835) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction involved in interneuron migration from the subpallium to the cortex (GO:0021841) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction involved in precerebellar neuron migration (GO:0021951) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction of axon (GO:0061642) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction of branchiomotor axon (GO:0021792) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction of dopaminergic neuron axon (GO:0036516) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
chemoattraction of serotonergic neuron axon (GO:0036517) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
germ cell attraction (GO:0035232) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
negative regulation of positive chemotaxis (GO:0050928) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  positive chemotaxis
netrin receptor activity involved in chemoattraction (GO:0038006) [part_of relation] part_of  positive chemotaxis
pollen tube guidance (GO:0010183) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
positive aerotaxis (GO:0052131) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
positive chemotaxis in environment of other organism involved in symbiotic interaction (GO:0052221) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
positive regulation of positive chemotaxis (GO:0050927) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  positive chemotaxis
regulation of positive chemotaxis (GO:0050926) [regulates relation] regulates  positive chemotaxis
synaptic target attraction (GO:0016200) [is_a relation] is_a  positive chemotaxis
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