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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell motility +     
actin polymerization-dependent cell motility +   
cell gliding +   
cell migration +   
The controlled self-propelled movement of a cell from one site to a destination guided by molecular cues. Cell migration is a central process in the development and maintenance of multicellular organisms.
cell motility in response to calcium ion  
cell motility in response to potassium ion 
cell motility involved in camera-type eye morphogenesis 
cell motility involved in cerebral cortex radial glia guided migration +   
cell motility involved in somitogenic axis elongation +   
cell movement involved in somal translocation 
cell swimming +  
cilium or flagellum-dependent cell motility +   
cytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +   
negative regulation of cell motility +   
positive regulation of cell motility +   
regulation of cell motility +   
sperm motility +   
type IV pilus-dependent motility 
 cell chemotaxis +   

Synonyms
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:34.05.01 ;   Wikipedia:Cell_migration
Definition Sources: GOC:cjm, GOC:dph, GOC:ems, GOC:pf, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cell_migration

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