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Term:
activation of membrane attack complex (GO:0001905)
Annotations: Rat: (4) Mouse: (5) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (2) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
activation of membrane attack complex +   
The activation of the membrane attack complex components of the complement cascade which can result in death of a target cell through cytolysis.
complement activation, alternative pathway +   
complement activation, classical pathway +   
complement activation, lectin pathway +   
negative regulation of complement activation +   
positive regulation of complement activation +   
regulation of complement activation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: MAC assembly ;   MAC formation ;   activation of MAC ;   membrane attack complex assembly ;   membrane attack complex formation
Narrow Synonyms: activation of TCC ;   activation of terminal complement complex ;   activation of the terminal complement cascade
Definition Sources: GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149

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