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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acidocalcisome +  
anammoxosome 
attachment organelle +  
cis-Golgi network +   
endoplasmic reticulum +   
endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment +   
ER body 
exoneme 
Golgi apparatus +   
hydrogenosome +  
karyomere 
methane-oxidizing organelle 
microbody +   
microneme +  
mitochondrion +   
mitosome 
mononeme 
nucleomorph 
nucleus +   
A membrane-bounded organelle of eukaryotic cells in which chromosomes are housed and replicated. In most cells, the nucleus contains all of the cell's chromosomes except the organellar chromosomes, and is the site of RNA synthesis and processing. In some species, or in specialized cell types, RNA metabolism or DNA replication may be absent.
omegasome +   
PHA granule 
pirellulosome 
plastid +  
platelet dense tubular network +   
protein body 
subsynaptic reticulum 
vacuole +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cell nucleus
Narrow Synonyms: horsetail nucleus
Xrefs: NIF_Subcellular:sao1702920020 ;   Wikipedia:Cell_nucleus
Only In Taxon: NCBITaxon:2759 ! Eukaryota
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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