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Term:
activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity (GO:0097202)
Annotations: Rat: (13) Mouse: (13) Human: (14) Chinchilla: (13) Bonobo: (14) Dog: (6) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (11)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity  
Any process that initiates the activity of the inactive enzyme cysteine-type endopeptidase.
plasminogen activation +   
positive regulation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic process +   
trypsinogen activation  
zymogen activation in other organism +  

Synonyms
Narrow Synonyms: activation of caspase activity
Related Synonyms: activation of metacaspase activity
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_apoptosis, PMID:21726810

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