Gene Ontology Naming Authority

Acronym GO
Description The GO project has developed three structured, controlled vocabularies (ontologies) that describe gene products in terms of their associated biological processes, cellular components and molecular functions in a species-independent manner.
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Citation Gene, Ontology Consortium et al. (2015) Gene Ontology Consortium: going forward. Nucleic Acids Res. 43:D1049-56.