Term Information [More information on primary cilium]

Accession
GO:0072372
Name
primary cilium
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
None
Definition
A cilium found on many different cell types that is typically present in a single copy per cell. A primary cilium may have a variable array of axonemal microtubules and may or may not contain molecular motors. Source: GOC:curators, PMID:20144998, PMID:17009929
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0072372 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of primary cilium (GO:0072372)
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primary cilium [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
primary cilium [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
primary cilium [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
primary cilium [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cell projection (GO:0042995)
primary cilium [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organelle (GO:0043226)
primary cilium [is_a relation] is_a  cilium (GO:0005929)
Children of primary cilium (GO:0072372)
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motile primary cilium (GO:0031512) [is_a relation] is_a  primary cilium
nonmotile primary cilium (GO:0031513) [is_a relation] is_a  primary cilium
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