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Term:positive regulation of penile erection
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Definition:Any process that increases the rate, frequency or extent of penile erection. Penile erection is the hardening, enlarging and rising of the penis which often occurs in the sexually aroused male and enables sexual intercourse. Achieved by increased inflow of blood into the vessels of erectile tissue, and decreased outflow.

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Ar androgen receptor JBrowse link X 67,656,253 67,828,998 RGD:11576237
G Drd4 dopamine receptor D4 JBrowse link 1 214,278,296 214,282,818 RGD:7175074
G Ednrb endothelin receptor type B JBrowse link 15 88,004,775 88,036,354 RGD:4892342
G Oxt oxytocin/neurophysin I prepropeptide JBrowse link 3 123,106,694 123,107,534 RGD:2304089
G Oxtr oxytocin receptor JBrowse link 4 144,399,326 144,417,598 RGD:2304110
G P2ry1 purinergic receptor P2Y1 JBrowse link 2 151,314,818 151,320,312 RGD:2315809
G P2ry2 purinergic receptor P2Y2 JBrowse link 1 166,031,228 166,045,423 RGD:2315809
G Ptgdr prostaglandin D2 receptor JBrowse link 15 19,195,606 19,196,508 RGD:2316817
G Shh sonic hedgehog signaling molecule JBrowse link 4 718,538 727,691 RGD:2306308
G Vip vasoactive intestinal peptide JBrowse link 1 42,169,307 42,177,582 RGD:5685628

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  biological_process 19858
    reproductive process 1761
      positive regulation of reproductive process 111
        positive regulation of penile erection 10
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  biological_process 19858
    reproduction 1764
      reproductive process 1761
        multi-organism reproductive process 1224
          sexual reproduction 968
            mating 53
              copulation 27
                penile erection 17
                  regulation of penile erection 12
                    positive regulation of penile erection 10
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