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Term:
positive regulation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity (GO:1901980)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity  
positive regulation of delayed rectifier potassium channel activity  
positive regulation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity +   
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of inward rectifier potassium channel activity.
positive regulation of voltage-gated potassium channel activity involved in atrial cardiac muscle cell action potential repolarization  
positive regulation of voltage-gated potassium channel activity involved in ventricular cardiac muscle cell action potential repolarization  
regulation of G-protein activated inward rectifier potassium channel activity +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: activation of Kir channel activity ;   positive regulation of Kir channel activity ;   up regulation of Kir channel activity ;   up regulation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity ;   upregulation of Kir channel activity ;   upregulation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity
Narrow Synonyms: activation of inward rectifier potassium channel activity
Definition Sources: GOC:TermGenie, PMID:23449501

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