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Category:GO:0036064 ! ciliary basal body

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DAG for GO:0036064id: GO:0036064

name: ciliary basal body
namespace: cellular_component
alt_id: GO:0005932
def: "A membrane-tethered, short cylindrical array of microtubules and associated proteins found at the base of a eukaryotic cilium (also called flagellum) that is similar in structure to a centriole and derives from it. The cilium basal body is the site of assembly and remodelling of the cilium and serves as a nucleation site for axoneme growth. As well as anchoring the cilium, it is thought to provide a selective gateway regulating the entry of ciliary proteins and vesicles by intraflagellar transport." [GOC:cilia, GOC:clt, PMID:21750193]
comment: In most eukaryotic cells, 'ciliary basal body' (GO:0036064) and 'centriole' (GO:0005814) represent a common entity that cycles through its function in cell division, then ciliogenesis, then cell division again. However, these structures are modified extensively as they transition into each other, and may contain different proteins, specific to each component.
synonym: "basal body" BROAD []
synonym: "cilial basal body" EXACT []
synonym: "cilium basal body" EXACT [GOC:bf]
synonym: "kinetosome" EXACT [PMID:11125699]
synonym: "microtubule basal body" EXACT []
xref: NIF_Subcellular:sao11978067
is_a: GO:0005815 ! microtubule organizing center
relationship: part_of: GO:0005929 ! cilium
intersection_of: GO:0005815 ! microtubule organizing center
intersection_of: part_of GO:0005929 ! cilium

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