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Term:
actin-mediated cell contraction (GO:0070252)
Annotations: Rat: (96) Mouse: (93) Human: (118) Chinchilla: (112) Bonobo: (116) Dog: (47) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (53)
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actin-mediated cell contraction +   
The actin filament-based process in which cytoplasmic actin filaments slide past one another resulting in contraction of all or part of the cell body.
mitochondrion migration along actin filament  
nuclear migration along microfilament  
positive regulation of actin filament-based movement +   
regulation of actin filament-based movement +   
vesicle transport along actin filament +   

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Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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