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Term:
positive regulation of appetite (GO:0032100)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (4) Human: (4) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of appetite +   
positive regulation of appetite  
Any process that increases appetite.
positive regulation of octopamine signaling pathway involved in response to food 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: up regulation of appetite ;   upregulation of appetite
Narrow Synonyms: activation of appetite ;   stimulation of appetite
Related Synonyms: appetite stimulation ;   positive regulation of hunger
Definition Sources: GOC:add

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