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Term:
natural killer cell activation involved in immune response (GO:0002323)
Annotations: Rat: (30) Mouse: (40) Human: (33) Chinchilla: (16) Bonobo: (23) Dog: (13) Squirrel: (16) Pig: (28)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
B cell activation involved in immune response +   
establishment of natural killer cell polarity  
natural killer cell activation involved in immune response +   
The change in morphology and behavior of a natural killer cell resulting from exposure a cytokine, chemokine, cellular ligand, or soluble factor, leading to the initiation or perpetuation of an immune response.
natural killer cell differentiation +   
natural killer cell proliferation +   
negative regulation of natural killer cell activation +   
positive regulation of natural killer cell activation +   
regulation of natural killer cell activation +   
T cell activation involved in immune response +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: NK cell activation during immune response ;   natural killer cell activation during immune response
Definition Sources: GOC:add, PMID:15032583

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