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Term:
positive regulation of glucokinase activity (GO:0033133)
Annotations: Rat: (6) Mouse: (6) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (6) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of glucokinase activity  
positive regulation of glucokinase activity  
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of glucokinase activity, the catalysis of the transfer of a phosphate group, usually from ATP, to a glucose molecule.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: up regulation of glucokinase activity ;   upregulation of glucokinase activity
Narrow Synonyms: glucokinase activator ;   stimulation of glucokinase activity
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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