MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0065008 - regulation of biological quality

Synonyms: regulation of biological attribute, regulation of biological characteristic

Definition: Any process that modulates a qualitative or quantitative trait of a biological quality. A biological quality is a measurable attribute of an organism or part of an organism, such as size, mass, shape, color, etc.

Parent Classes:
GO:0065007 - biological regulation

Child Classes:
GO:0001505 - regulation of neurotransmitter levels (3),
GO:0006450 - regulation of translational fidelity (8),
GO:0008217 - regulation of blood pressure (1),
GO:0008360 - regulation of cell shape (40),
GO:0010817 - regulation of hormone levels (11),
GO:0031647 - regulation of protein stability (5),
GO:0035821 - modification of morphology or physiology of other organism (1),
GO:0042592 - homeostatic process (77),
GO:0043487 - regulation of RNA stability (5),
GO:0050878 - regulation of body fluid levels (3),
GO:0051235 - maintenance of location (1),
GO:0090066 - regulation of anatomical structure size (2),
GO:0097035 - regulation of membrane lipid distribution (1)

Unification Links: GO:0065008

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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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