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Term:
skeletal muscle satellite cell activation (GO:0014719)
Annotations: Rat: (7) Mouse: (7) Human: (7) Chinchilla: (7) Bonobo: (7) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (7)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell activation +     
cell activation involved in immune response +   
chondrocyte activation 
egg activation +   
endothelial cell activation +   
fibroblast activation +   
follicular dendritic cell activation +   
glial cell activation +   
keratinocyte activation  
leukocyte activation +   
negative regulation of cell activation +   
neuroblast activation 
platelet activation +   
positive regulation of cell activation +   
regulation of cell activation +   
skeletal muscle satellite cell activation +   
The change of a skeletal muscle satellite cell from a mitotically quiescent to a mitotically active state following exposure to some activating factor such as a cellular or soluble ligand. In adult muscle, satellite cells become activated to divide and differentiate in response to muscle damage.
thrombocyte activation 

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Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_muscle, PMID:23303905

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