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Term:
axon choice point recognition (GO:0016198)
Annotations: Rat: (7) Mouse: (7) Human: (7) Chinchilla: (7) Bonobo: (7) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
axon guidance +     
neuron recognition +     
anterior/posterior axon guidance +   
axon choice point recognition +   
The recognition of molecules at a choice point by an axon growth cone; at a choice point the growth cone determines the direction of its future growth.
axon extension involved in axon guidance +   
axonal defasciculation +  
axonal fasciculation +   
chemoattraction of axon +   
chemorepulsion of axon +   
commissural neuron axon guidance  
corticospinal neuron axon guidance +   
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through spinal cord  
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the basilar pons 
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the cerebral cortex 
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the cerebral peduncle 
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the internal capsule 
corticospinal neuron axon guidance through the medullary pyramid 
dendrite self-avoidance  
dopaminergic neuron axon guidance +   
dorsal/ventral axon guidance +   
interneuron axon guidance +   
motor neuron axon guidance +   
negative regulation of axon guidance +   
olfactory bulb axon guidance  
photoreceptor cell axon guidance +  
planar cell polarity pathway involved in axon guidance  
positive regulation of axon guidance +   
regulation of axon guidance +   
retinal ganglion cell axon guidance +   
Roundabout signaling pathway involved in axon guidance 
semaphorin-plexin signaling pathway involved in axon guidance  
sensory neuron axon guidance +   
serotonergic neuron axon guidance +   
sympathetic neuron axon guidance 
synaptic target recognition +   
VEGF-activated neuropilin signaling pathway involved in axon guidance  

Synonyms
Definition Sources: PMID:10218152

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