OBO ID: GO:0007569
Term Name: cell aging Search Ontology:
  • cell ageing
Definition: An aging process that has as participant a cell after a cell has stopped dividing. Cell aging may occur when a cell has temporarily stopped dividing through cell cycle arrest (GO:0007050) or when a cell has permanently stopped dividing, in which case it is undergoing cellular senescence (GO:0090398). May precede cell death (GO:0008219) and succeed cell maturation (GO:0048469).
Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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