astrocyte development Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process aimed at the progression of an astrocyte over time, from initial commitment of the cell to a specific fate, to the fully functional differentiated cell. An astrocyte is the most abundant type of glial cell. Astrocytes provide support for neurons and regulate the environment in which they function. (Gene Ontology, GO_0014002)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0014002
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12 genes participating in the astrocyte development biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
CDK6 cyclin-dependent kinase 6
DRD1 dopamine receptor D1
EIF2B5 eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2B, subunit 5 epsilon, 82kDa
GFAP glial fibrillary acidic protein
LAMB2 laminin, beta 2 (laminin S)
LAMC3 laminin, gamma 3
MT3 metallothionein 3
NF1 neurofibromin 1
PLP1 proteolipid protein 1
POU3F2 POU class 3 homeobox 2
TSPAN2 tetraspanin 2
VIM vimentin