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GO term:acute-phase response
GO id:GO:0006953
Definition:An acute inflammatory response that involves non-antibody proteins whose concentrations in the plasma increase in response to infection or injury of homeothermic animals.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship

                is-aresponse to stimulus
                        is-aresponse to stress
                                is-adefense response
                                        is-ainflammatory response
                                                is-aacute inflammatory response
                                                        part-ofactivation of blood coagulation via clotting cascade
                                                        part-ofactivation of plasma proteins involved in acute inflammatory response +
                                                        is-aacute inflammatory response to antigenic stimulus +
                                                        is-aacute inflammatory response to non-antigenic stimulus +
                                                        is-aacute-phase response [GO:0006953] (40 genes, 45 annotations)
                                                                is-afever generation +
                                                                part-ofregulation of heart contraction involved in acute-phase response
                                                                part-ofregulation of systemic arterial blood pressure involved in acute-phase response
                                                        is-akinin cascade +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of acute inflammatory response +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of acute inflammatory response +
                                                        regulatesregulation of acute inflammatory response +
                                                        part-ofregulation of vascular permeability involved in acute inflammatory response
                                                        part-ofvasodilation involved in acute inflammatory response

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