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positive regulation of myofibroblast contraction (GO:1904330)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (1) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (1)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
negative regulation of myofibroblast contraction 
positive regulation of apical constriction involved in ventral furrow formation 
positive regulation of cardiac muscle cell contraction +   
positive regulation of hepatic stellate cell contraction  
positive regulation of muscle filament sliding 
positive regulation of myofibroblast contraction  
Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of myofibroblast contraction.
regulation of myofibroblast contraction +   

Exact Synonyms: positive regulation of MF contraction ;   positive regulation of MFB contraction ;   up regulation of MF contraction ;   up regulation of MFB contraction ;   up regulation of myofibroblast contraction ;   upregulation of MF contraction ;   upregulation of MFB contraction ;   upregulation of myofibroblast contraction
Narrow Synonyms: activation of MF contraction ;   activation of MFB contraction ;   activation of myofibroblast contraction
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000058, GOC:TermGenie, PMID:19239477

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