cell chemotaxis

id: GO:0060326
name: cell chemotaxis
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The directed movement of a motile cell guided by a specific chemical concentration gradient. Movement may be towards a higher concentration (positive chemotaxis) or towards a lower concentration (negative chemotaxis).

Child Functions

GO:0030595leukocyte chemotaxis
GO:0035232germ cell attraction
GO:0035233germ cell repulsion
GO:0035700astrocyte chemotaxis
GO:0035766cell chemotaxis to fibroblast growth factor
GO:0035767endothelial cell chemotaxis
GO:0061352cell chemotaxis involved in Malpighian tubule morphogenesis
GO:0071434cell chemotaxis to angiotensin
GO:0071670smooth muscle cell chemotaxis

Parent Functions

GO:0016477cell migration
GO:0070887cellular response to chemical stimulus