Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0048518 - positive regulation of biological process

Synonyms: GO:0043119, positive regulation of physiological process, up regulation of biological process, up-regulation of biological process, upregulation of biological process

Definition: Any process that activates or increases the frequency, rate or extent of a biological process. Biological processes are regulated by many means; examples include the control of gene expression, protein modification or interaction with a protein or substrate molecule.

Parent Classes:
GO:0050789 - regulation of biological process

Child Classes:
GO:0009893 - positive regulation of metabolic process (119) ,
GO:0043902 - positive regulation of multi-organism process (2) ,
GO:0044089 - positive regulation of cellular component biogenesis (12) ,
GO:0045848 - positive regulation of nitrogen utilization (1) ,
GO:0045883 - positive regulation of sulfur utilization (1) ,
GO:0045927 - positive regulation of growth (1) ,
GO:0048522 - positive regulation of cellular process (105) ,
GO:0051050 - positive regulation of transport (3) ,
GO:0051091 - positive regulation of sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity (1) ,
GO:0051130 - positive regulation of cellular component organization (14)

Term Members:
RNase adaptor protein (rapZ)

Unification Links: GO:0048518

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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