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Term:
positive regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process (GO:0045542)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (8) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cholesterol biosynthetic process via 24,25-dihydrolanosterol  
cholesterol biosynthetic process via desmosterol  
cholesterol biosynthetic process via lathosterol  
negative regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process  
positive regulation of abscisic acid biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of aldosterone biosynthetic process  
positive regulation of asperfuranone biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of butyryl-CoA catabolic process to butanol 
positive regulation of calcidiol 1-monooxygenase activity  
positive regulation of chanoclavine-I biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process  
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of the chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of cholesterol.
positive regulation of cortisol biosynthetic process  
positive regulation of ergosterol biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of inositol biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of inositol phosphate biosynthetic process +   
positive regulation of kojic acid biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of neosartoricin biosynthetic process 
positive regulation of pentose catabolic process to ethanol +  
positive regulation of phytol biosynthetic process 
regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: positive regulation of cholesterol anabolism ;   positive regulation of cholesterol biosynthesis ;   positive regulation of cholesterol formation ;   positive regulation of cholesterol synthesis ;   up regulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process ;   upregulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process
Narrow Synonyms: activation of cholesterol biosynthetic process ;   stimulation of cholesterol biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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