OBO ID: GO:0000075
Term Name: cell cycle checkpoint Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • G1/S checkpoint
  • G1/S transition checkpoint
  • G2/M checkpoint
  • G2/M transition checkpoint
Definition: A cell cycle process that controls cell cycle progression by monitoring the integrity of specific cell cycle events. A cell cycle checkpoint begins with detection of deficiencies or defects and ends with signal transduction.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available