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Term:
regulation of heart contraction (GO:0008016)
Annotations: Rat: (189) Mouse: (177) Human: (242) Chinchilla: (226) Bonobo: (233) Dog: (236) Squirrel: (227)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cardiac muscle contraction +   
negative regulation of blood circulation +   
negative regulation of heart contraction +   
positive regulation of blood circulation +   
positive regulation of heart contraction +   
regulation of gastric mucosal blood circulation +   
regulation of heart contraction +   
Any process that modulates the frequency, rate or extent of heart contraction. Heart contraction is the process in which the heart decreases in volume in a characteristic way to propel blood through the body.
regulation of renin secretion into blood stream +   
regulation of vasoconstriction +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: regulation of cardiac contraction
Definition Sources: GOC:dph, GOC:go_curators, GOC:tb

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