MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0000910 - cytokinesis

Synonyms: GO:0007104, GO:0016288, GO:0033205, cell cycle cytokinesis, cytokinesis involved in cell cycle

Definition: The division of the cytoplasm and the plasma membrane of a cell and its partitioning into two daughter cells.

Note that when annotating eukaryotic species, mitotic or meiotic cytokinesis should always be specified for manual annotation and for prokaryotic species use 'FtsZ-dependent cytokinesis ; GO:0043093' or Cdv-dependent cytokinesis ; GO:0061639. Also, note that cytokinesis does not necessarily result in physical separation and detachment of the two daughter cells from each other.

Parent Classes:
GO:0022402 - cell cycle process

Child Classes:
GO:0043093 - FtsZ-dependent cytokinesis (5),
GO:0061640 - cytoskeleton-dependent cytokinesis

GO:0032506 - cytokinetic process (1)

Term Members:
membrane-bound lytic murein transglycosylase B (mltB),
membrane-bound lytic murein transglycosylase A (mltA),
murein DD-endopeptidase MepM

Unification Links: GO:0000910

Relationship Links: Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_1932, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_30667, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_32636, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_78494, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_84722, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_87726, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_92849, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_93374, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_94382, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_98952, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_99118, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_101918, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_108805, Wikipedia:RELATED-TO:Cytokinesis

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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