Class: Peroxisome

•owl:Thing
        •bfo:Entity
                •snap:Continuant
                        •snap:IndependentContinuant
                                •snap:Object
                                        •Cellular_Component
                                                •Organelle
                                                        •Membrane_Bound_Organelle
                                                                •Peroxisome

Super Classes

Membrane_Bound_Organelle

Disjoint Classes

Lysosome, Golgi_Apparatus, Multivesicular_Body, Endosome, Mitochondrion, Spine_Apparatus, Nucleus, Endoplasmic_Reticulum

Annotations

birn_annot:curationStatusuncurated
definitionA small, membrane-bounded organelle that uses dioxygen (O2) to oxidize organic molecules; contains some enzymes that produce and others that degrade hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) (Gene Ontology).
definitionResembles lysosomes in appearance (Peters, Palay and Webster, 1991). According to the latter, peroxisome is synonymous with microbodies.
gene_Ontology_ID0005777
sao_IDsao499555322
umls_IDC0752063
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