morphogenesis of a branching structure

id: GO:0001763
name: morphogenesis of a branching structure
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process in which the anatomical structures of branches are generated and organized. A branch is a division or offshoot from a main stem. Examples in animals would include blood vessels, nerves, lymphatics and other endothelial or epithelial tubes.

Child Functions

GO:0048754branching morphogenesis of a tube
GO:0048755branching morphogenesis of a nerve
GO:0061138morphogenesis of a branching epithelium

Parent Functions

GO:0009653anatomical structure morphogenesis
GO:0032501multicellular organismal process