gastro-intestinal system smooth muscle contraction Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description A process in which force is generated within smooth muscle tissue, resulting in a change in muscle geometry. This process occurs in the gastro-intestinal system. Force generation involves a chemo-mechanical energy conversion step that is carried out by the actin/myosin complex activity, which generates force through ATP hydrolysis. The gastro-intestinal system generally refers to the digestive structures stretching from the mouth to anus, but does not include the accessory glandular organs (liver, pancreas and biliary tract). (Gene Ontology, GO_0014831)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0014831
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5 genes participating in the gastro-intestinal system smooth muscle contraction biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
HTR1D 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) receptor 1D, G protein-coupled
HTR2B 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) receptor 2B, G protein-coupled
SULF1 sulfatase 1
SULF2 sulfatase 2
TACR2 tachykinin receptor 2