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Term:
natural killer cell activation (GO:0030101)
Annotations: Rat: (90) Mouse: (102) Human: (105) Chinchilla: (68) Bonobo: (72) Dog: (78) Squirrel: (64) Pig: (89)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
B cell activation +   
establishment of lymphocyte polarity +   
immunological synapse formation +   
lymphocyte activation involved in immune response +   
lymphocyte differentiation +   
lymphocyte proliferation +   
natural killer cell activation +   
The change in morphology and behavior of a natural killer cell in response to a cytokine, chemokine, cellular ligand, or soluble factor.
negative regulation of lymphocyte activation +   
positive regulation of lymphocyte activation +   
regulation of lymphocyte activation +   
T cell activation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: NK cell activation
Definition Sources: GOC:mgi_curators, ISBN:0781735149

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