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Term:
positive regulation of action potential (GO:0045760)
Annotations: Rat: (17) Mouse: (17) Human: (18) Chinchilla: (15) Bonobo: (16) Dog: (17) Squirrel: (17) Pig: (17)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
action potential initiation 
action potential propagation +   
cardiac muscle cell action potential +   
membrane depolarization during action potential +   
membrane repolarization during action potential +   
negative regulation of action potential +   
neuronal action potential +   
positive regulation by symbiont of entry into host +   
positive regulation of action potential +   
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of action potential creation, propagation or termination. This typically occurs via modulation of the activity or expression of voltage-gated ion channels.
positive regulation of adhesion of symbiont to host epithelial cell 
positive regulation of asexual reproduction +  
positive regulation of behavior +   
positive regulation of biomineralization +   
positive regulation of cellular process +   
positive regulation of circadian rhythm +   
positive regulation of cohesin unloading +  
positive regulation of developmental pigmentation +   
positive regulation of developmental process +   
positive regulation of DNA-binding transcription factor activity +   
positive regulation of dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome 
positive regulation of establishment of protein localization +   
positive regulation of establishment of RNA localization to telomere 
positive regulation of fibrinolysis  
positive regulation of growth +   
positive regulation of guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity +   
positive regulation of hemostasis +   
positive regulation of immune system process +   
positive regulation of lipid localization +   
positive regulation of locomotion +   
positive regulation of long-term synaptic depression  
positive regulation of membrane depolarization +   
positive regulation of membrane hyperpolarization  
positive regulation of metabolic process +   
positive regulation of mRNA alternative polyadenylation 
positive regulation of multi-organism process +   
positive regulation of multicellular organismal process +   
positive regulation of nitrogen utilization +   
positive regulation of phosphorus utilization 
positive regulation of protein localization to cell-cell junction +   
positive regulation of protein localization to synapse +   
positive regulation of reproductive process +   
positive regulation of response to stimulus +   
positive regulation of RNA binding transcription factor activity 
positive regulation of short-term synaptic potentiation 
positive regulation of signaling +   
positive regulation of sulfur utilization 
positive regulation of telomerase RNA localization to Cajal body  
positive regulation of transepithelial migration of symbiont in host 
positive regulation of transport +   
positive regulation of viral process +   
regulation of action potential +   
regulation of action potential firing pattern  
regulation of action potential firing rate 
regulation of action potential firing threshold 
regulation of cardiac muscle cell action potential +   
regulation of membrane depolarization during action potential +   
regulation of membrane repolarization during action potential +   
regulation of neuronal action potential +   
regulation of skeletal muscle contraction by action potential +   
regulation of skeletal muscle contraction via regulation of action potential  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: up regulation of action potential ;   upregulation of action potential
Narrow Synonyms: activation of action potential ;   stimulation of action potential
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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