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Term:
negative regulation of pinocytosis (GO:0048550)
Annotations: Rat: (6) Mouse: (5) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
macropinocytosis +   
micropinocytosis +  
negative regulation of caveolin-mediated endocytosis  
negative regulation of phagocytosis, engulfment +   
negative regulation of pinocytosis +   
Any process that stops, prevents, or reduces the frequency, rate or extent of pinocytosis. Pinocytosis is the process in which cells take in liquid material from their external environment; literally 'cell drinking'. Liquid is enclosed in vesicles, formed by invagination of the plasma membrane. These vesicles then move into the cell and pass their contents to endosomes.
negative regulation of receptor-mediated endocytosis +   
negative regulation of synaptic vesicle endocytosis +   
negative regulation of ubiquitin-dependent endocytosis 
positive regulation of pinocytosis +   
regulation of macropinocytosis +   
regulation of pinocytosis +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: down regulation of pinocytosis ;   downregulation of pinocytosis
Narrow Synonyms: inhibition of pinocytosis
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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