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Accession
GO:0009952
Name
anterior/posterior pattern specification
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
anterior/posterior pattern formation
Alternate IDs
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Definition
The regionalization process in which specific areas of cell differentiation are determined along the anterior-posterior axis. The anterior-posterior axis is defined by a line that runs from the head or mouth of an organism to the tail or opposite end of the organism. Source: GOC:dph, GOC:tb, GOC:isa_complete, GOC:go_curators
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Parents of anterior/posterior pattern specification (GO:0009952)
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anterior/posterior pattern specification [is_a relation] is_a  regionalization (GO:0003002)
Children of anterior/posterior pattern specification (GO:0009952)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
somitogenesis (GO:0001756) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
forebrain anterior/posterior pattern specification (GO:0021797) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
thorax and anterior abdomen determination (GO:0007356) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
foregut regionalization (GO:0060423) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
anterior region determination (GO:0007355) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
anterior/posterior pattern specification, imaginal disc (GO:0007448) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
anterior/posterior pattern specification involved in kidney development (GO:0072098) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
compartment pattern specification (GO:0007386) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
embryonic heart tube anterior/posterior pattern specification (GO:0035054) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
periodic partitioning by pair rule gene (GO:0007366) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
spinal cord anterior/posterior patterning (GO:0021512) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
posterior abdomen determination (GO:0007359) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
anterior/posterior axis specification (GO:0009948) [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  anterior/posterior pattern specification
rostrocaudal neural tube patterning (GO:0021903) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
neural plate anterior/posterior regionalization (GO:0021999) [is_a relation] is_a  anterior/posterior pattern specification
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