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GO term:positive regulation of growth
Synonym: activation of growth
Synonym: stimulation of growth
Synonym: up regulation of growth
Synonym: up-regulation of growth
Synonym: upregulation of growth
GO id:GO:0045927
Definition:Any process that activates or increases the rate or extent of growth, the increase in size or mass of all or part of an organism.
Number of paths to term: 7

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-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-apositive regulation of biological process
                                        is-apositive regulation of action potential
                                        is-apositive regulation of border follicle cell delamination
                                        is-apositive regulation of cell killing +
                                        is-apositive regulation of cellular component biogenesis +
                                        is-apositive regulation of cellular component organization +
                                        is-apositive regulation of cellular process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of circadian rhythm +
                                        is-apositive regulation of defecation rhythm
                                        is-apositive regulation of developmental process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome
                                        is-apositive regulation of fibrinolysis
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                                is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                                is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                                is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                                is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                                        is-apositive regulation of homeostatic process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of horizontal cell localization
                                        is-apositive regulation of immune system process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of induction of conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                        is-apositive regulation of lipid storage +
                                        is-apositive regulation of locomotion +
                                        is-apositive regulation of long term synaptic depression
                                        is-apositive regulation of long-term synaptic potentiation
                                        is-apositive regulation of membrane depolarization during cardiac muscle cell action potential
                                        is-apositive regulation of membrane hyperpolarization
                                        is-apositive regulation of metabolic process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of mitochondrial depolarization
                                        is-apositive regulation of multi-organism process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of nitrogen utilization
                                        is-apositive regulation of ovarian follicle development
                                        is-apositive regulation of phosphorus utilization
                                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to cell tip
                                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to early endosome
                                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to synapse +
                                        is-apositive regulation of reproductive process +
                                        is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                                        is-apositive regulation of sequestering of calcium ion
                                        is-apositive regulation of sequestering of zinc ion
                                        is-apositive regulation of signaling +
                                        is-apositive regulation of sulfur utilization
                                        is-apositive regulation of transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-abiological regulation
                        is-aregulation of biological process
                                is-aregulation of growth
                                        is-acell competition in a multicellular organism
                                        is-amodulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                        is-anegative regulation of growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                                is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                                is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                                is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                                is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                                is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                                        is-aregulation of budding cell apical bud growth
                                        is-aregulation of cell growth +
                                        is-aregulation of developmental growth +
                                        is-aregulation of filamentous growth +
                                        is-aregulation of growth of symbiont in host +
                                        is-aregulation of growth rate +
                                        is-aregulation of multicellular organism growth +
                                        is-aregulation of organ growth +
                                        is-aregulation of secondary growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-agrowth
                        is-abudding cell bud growth +
                        is-acardiac muscle tissue growth +
                        is-acell growth +
                        is-adevelopmental growth +
                        is-afilamentous growth +
                        is-agrowth involved in symbiotic interaction +
                        is-alateral growth +
                        is-amulticellular organism growth +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of growth +
                        is-aorgan growth +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                        is-aprimary growth
                        regulatesregulation of growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-agrowth
                        regulatesregulation of growth
                                is-acell competition in a multicellular organism
                                is-amodulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                is-anegative regulation of growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                        is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                        is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                        is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                                is-aregulation of budding cell apical bud growth
                                is-aregulation of cell growth +
                                is-aregulation of developmental growth +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth +
                                is-aregulation of growth of symbiont in host +
                                is-aregulation of growth rate +
                                is-aregulation of multicellular organism growth +
                                is-aregulation of organ growth +
                                is-aregulation of secondary growth +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                positively-regulatespositive regulation of biological process
                        is-apositive regulation of action potential
                        is-apositive regulation of border follicle cell delamination
                        is-apositive regulation of cell killing +
                        is-apositive regulation of cellular component biogenesis +
                        is-apositive regulation of cellular component organization +
                        is-apositive regulation of cellular process +
                        is-apositive regulation of circadian rhythm +
                        is-apositive regulation of defecation rhythm
                        is-apositive regulation of developmental process +
                        is-apositive regulation of dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome
                        is-apositive regulation of fibrinolysis
                        is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                        is-apositive regulation of homeostatic process +
                        is-apositive regulation of horizontal cell localization
                        is-apositive regulation of immune system process +
                        is-apositive regulation of induction of conjugation with cellular fusion +
                        is-apositive regulation of lipid storage +
                        is-apositive regulation of locomotion +
                        is-apositive regulation of long term synaptic depression
                        is-apositive regulation of long-term synaptic potentiation
                        is-apositive regulation of membrane depolarization during cardiac muscle cell action potential
                        is-apositive regulation of membrane hyperpolarization
                        is-apositive regulation of metabolic process +
                        is-apositive regulation of mitochondrial depolarization
                        is-apositive regulation of multi-organism process +
                        is-apositive regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                        is-apositive regulation of nitrogen utilization
                        is-apositive regulation of ovarian follicle development
                        is-apositive regulation of phosphorus utilization
                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to cell tip
                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to early endosome
                        is-apositive regulation of protein localization to synapse +
                        is-apositive regulation of reproductive process +
                        is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                        is-apositive regulation of sequestering of calcium ion
                        is-apositive regulation of sequestering of zinc ion
                        is-apositive regulation of signaling +
                        is-apositive regulation of sulfur utilization
                        is-apositive regulation of transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-apositive regulation of biological process
                                is-apositive regulation of action potential
                                is-apositive regulation of border follicle cell delamination
                                is-apositive regulation of cell killing +
                                is-apositive regulation of cellular component biogenesis +
                                is-apositive regulation of cellular component organization +
                                is-apositive regulation of cellular process +
                                is-apositive regulation of circadian rhythm +
                                is-apositive regulation of defecation rhythm
                                is-apositive regulation of developmental process +
                                is-apositive regulation of dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome
                                is-apositive regulation of fibrinolysis
                                is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                        is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                        is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                        is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                                is-apositive regulation of homeostatic process +
                                is-apositive regulation of horizontal cell localization
                                is-apositive regulation of immune system process +
                                is-apositive regulation of induction of conjugation with cellular fusion +
                                is-apositive regulation of lipid storage +
                                is-apositive regulation of locomotion +
                                is-apositive regulation of long term synaptic depression
                                is-apositive regulation of long-term synaptic potentiation
                                is-apositive regulation of membrane depolarization during cardiac muscle cell action potential
                                is-apositive regulation of membrane hyperpolarization
                                is-apositive regulation of metabolic process +
                                is-apositive regulation of mitochondrial depolarization
                                is-apositive regulation of multi-organism process +
                                is-apositive regulation of multicellular organismal process +
                                is-apositive regulation of nitrogen utilization
                                is-apositive regulation of ovarian follicle development
                                is-apositive regulation of phosphorus utilization
                                is-apositive regulation of protein localization to cell tip
                                is-apositive regulation of protein localization to early endosome
                                is-apositive regulation of protein localization to synapse +
                                is-apositive regulation of reproductive process +
                                is-apositive regulation of response to stimulus +
                                is-apositive regulation of sequestering of calcium ion
                                is-apositive regulation of sequestering of zinc ion
                                is-apositive regulation of signaling +
                                is-apositive regulation of sulfur utilization
                                is-apositive regulation of transport +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                regulatesregulation of biological process
                        is-aregulation of growth
                                is-acell competition in a multicellular organism
                                is-amodulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                is-anegative regulation of growth +
                                is-apositive regulation of growth [GO:0045927] (189 genes, 216 annotations)
                                        is-apositive regulation of cell growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of developmental growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of filamentous growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth of symbiont involved in interaction with host +
                                        is-apositive regulation of growth rate
                                        is-apositive regulation of multicellular organism growth
                                        is-apositive regulation of organ growth +
                                        is-apositive regulation of secondary growth
                                is-aregulation of budding cell apical bud growth
                                is-aregulation of cell growth +
                                is-aregulation of developmental growth +
                                is-aregulation of filamentous growth +
                                is-aregulation of growth of symbiont in host +
                                is-aregulation of growth rate +
                                is-aregulation of multicellular organism growth +
                                is-aregulation of organ growth +
                                is-aregulation of secondary growth +


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