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Term:
positive regulation of striated muscle contraction (GO:0045989)
Annotations: Rat: (17) Mouse: (18) Human: (20) Chinchilla: (16) Bonobo: (18) Dog: (18) Squirrel: (17) Pig: (17)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cardiac muscle contraction +   
negative regulation of striated muscle contraction +   
positive regulation of muscle filament sliding 
positive regulation of smooth muscle contraction +   
positive regulation of striated muscle contraction +   
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of striated muscle contraction.
regulation of cardiac muscle contraction +   
regulation of skeletal muscle contraction +   
regulation of striated muscle contraction +   
skeletal muscle contraction +   
striated muscle contraction involved in embryonic body morphogenesis 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: up regulation of striated muscle contraction ;   upregulation of striated muscle contraction
Narrow Synonyms: activation of striated muscle contraction ;   stimulation of striated muscle contraction
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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