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Category:GO:0007411 ! axon guidance

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DAG for GO:0007411id: GO:0007411

name: axon guidance
namespace: biological_process
alt_id: GO:0008040
def: "The chemotaxis process that directs the migration of an axon growth cone to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and repulsive cues." [ISBN:0878932437]
synonym: "axon chemotaxis" RELATED [GOC:curators]
synonym: "axon growth cone guidance" NARROW []
synonym: "axon pathfinding" EXACT [GOC:mah]
xref: Wikipedia:Axon_guidance
is_a: GO:0097485 ! neuron projection guidance
relationship: part_of: GO:0007409 ! axonogenesis


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