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GO_term: GO:0005856   

GO:0005856DefinitionAny of the various filamentous elements within the cytoplasm of eukaryotic cells that remain after treatment of the cells with mild detergent to remove membrane constituents and soluble components of the cytoplasm. The term embraces intermediate filaments, microfilaments, microtubules, and the microtrabecular lattice. The various elements of the cytoskeleton not only serve in the maintenance of cellular shape but also have roles in other cellular functions, including cellular movement, cell division, endocytosis, and movement of organelles.
Termcytoskeleton
TypeCellular_component
Child Instance (5)
Component GO:0020039
GO:0035253
Parent Instance_ofGO:0043232
Component_of GO:0005622
GO:0005737
Attributes_of Motif (11)
Gene (31)
CDS (43)
Index Ancestor (27)
Descendent (111)