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Term:
positive regulation of macroautophagy (GO:0016239)
Annotations: Rat: (68) Mouse: (68) Human: (68) Chinchilla: (67) Bonobo: (68) Dog: (45) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (49)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
amphisome-lysosome fusion 
autophagosome maturation +   
autophagosome organization +   
autophagosome-endosome fusion  
autophagosome-lysosome fusion  
negative regulation of macroautophagy +   
positive regulation by symbiont of host autophagy +   
positive regulation of autophagy in response to ER overload  
positive regulation of autophagy of mitochondrion +   
positive regulation of chaperone-mediated autophagy  
positive regulation of macroautophagy +   
Any process, such as recognition of nutrient depletion, that activates or increases the rate of macroautophagy to bring cytosolic macromolecules to the vacuole/lysosome for degradation.
positive regulation of protein targeting to vacuole involved in autophagy 
regulation of aggrephagy +   
regulation of autophagosome assembly +   
regulation of autophagosome maturation +   
regulation of lipophagy +   
regulation of macroautophagy +   
regulation of mitophagy +   
regulation of xenophagy +   
selective autophagy +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: positive regulation of starvation-induced autophagy ;   up regulation of macroautophagy ;   upregulation of macroautophagy
Narrow Synonyms: activation of macroautophagy ;   stimulation of macroautophagy
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators, PMID:9412464

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