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Term:
positive regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption (GO:0045797)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption  
positive regulation of cholesterol efflux  
positive regulation of cholesterol import  
positive regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption  
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of uptake of cholesterol into the blood by absorption from the intestine.
positive regulation of intracellular cholesterol transport +   
positive regulation of reverse cholesterol transport 
regulation of intestinal cholesterol absorption +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: up regulation of cholesterol absorption ;   upregulation of cholesterol absorption
Narrow Synonyms: activation of cholesterol absorption ;   stimulation of cholesterol absorption
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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