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GO term:B cell activation
Synonym: B-cell activation
Synonym: B lymphocyte activation
Synonym: B-lymphocyte activation
GO id:GO:0042113
Definition:The change in morphology and behavior of a mature or immature B cell resulting from exposure to a mitogen, cytokine, chemokine, cellular ligand, or an antigen for which it is specific.
Number of paths to term: 3

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell activation
                                        is-aleukocyte activation
                                                is-alymphocyte activation
                                                        is-aB cell activation [GO:0042113] (222 genes, 343 annotations)
                                                                is-aB cell activation involved in immune response +
                                                                is-aB cell differentiation +
                                                                is-aB cell proliferation +
                                                                part-ofestablishment of B cell polarity
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of B cell activation +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of B cell activation +
                                                                regulatesregulation of B cell activation +
                                                        part-ofestablishment of lymphocyte polarity +
                                                        part-ofimmunological synapse formation +
                                                        is-alymphocyte activation involved in immune response +
                                                        is-alymphocyte differentiation +
                                                        is-alymphocyte proliferation +
                                                        is-anatural killer cell activation +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        regulatesregulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        is-aT cell activation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-aimmune system process
                        is-aleukocyte activation
                                is-alymphocyte activation
                                        is-aB cell activation [GO:0042113] (222 genes, 343 annotations)
                                                is-aB cell activation involved in immune response +
                                                is-aB cell differentiation +
                                                is-aB cell proliferation +
                                                part-ofestablishment of B cell polarity
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of B cell activation +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of B cell activation +
                                                regulatesregulation of B cell activation +
                                        part-ofestablishment of lymphocyte polarity +
                                        part-ofimmunological synapse formation +
                                        is-alymphocyte activation involved in immune response +
                                        is-alymphocyte differentiation +
                                        is-alymphocyte proliferation +
                                        is-anatural killer cell activation +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                        regulatesregulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                        is-aT cell activation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-asingle-organism process
                        is-asingle-organism cellular process
                                is-acell activation
                                        is-aleukocyte activation
                                                is-alymphocyte activation
                                                        is-aB cell activation [GO:0042113] (222 genes, 343 annotations)
                                                                is-aB cell activation involved in immune response +
                                                                is-aB cell differentiation +
                                                                is-aB cell proliferation +
                                                                part-ofestablishment of B cell polarity
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of B cell activation +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of B cell activation +
                                                                regulatesregulation of B cell activation +
                                                        part-ofestablishment of lymphocyte polarity +
                                                        part-ofimmunological synapse formation +
                                                        is-alymphocyte activation involved in immune response +
                                                        is-alymphocyte differentiation +
                                                        is-alymphocyte proliferation +
                                                        is-anatural killer cell activation +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        regulatesregulation of lymphocyte activation +
                                                        is-aT cell activation +


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