Term Information [More information on complement activation, alternative pathway]

Accession
GO:0006957
Name
complement activation, alternative pathway
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
complement cascade, alternative pathway
Definition
Any process involved in the activation of any of the steps of the alternative pathway of the complement cascade which allows for the direct killing of microbes and the regulation of other immune processes. Source: GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149
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History
See term history for GO:0006957 at QuickGO
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Ancestors of complement activation, alternative pathway (GO:0006957)
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complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological regulation (GO:0065007)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates (inferred) immune system process (GO:0002376)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of biological process (GO:0050789)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates (inferred) response to stimulus (GO:0050896)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates (inferred) immune response (GO:0006955)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) positive regulation of biological process (GO:0048518)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of immune system process (GO:0002682)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of response to stimulus (GO:0048583)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) positive regulation of immune system process (GO:0002684)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) positive regulation of response to stimulus (GO:0048584)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) regulation of immune response (GO:0050776)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) positive regulation of immune response (GO:0050778)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) protein metabolic process (GO:0019538)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) response to stress (GO:0006950)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) activation of immune response (GO:0002253)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) defense response (GO:0006952)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) humoral immune response (GO:0006959)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) immune effector process (GO:0002252)
complement activation, alternative pathway [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) protein activation cascade (GO:0072376)
complement activation, alternative pathway [is_a relation] is_a  complement activation (GO:0006956)
complement activation, alternative pathway [is_a relation] is_a  innate immune response (GO:0045087)
Children of complement activation, alternative pathway (GO:0006957)
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negative regulation of complement activation, alternative pathway (GO:0045957) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  complement activation, alternative pathway
positive regulation of complement activation, alternative pathway (GO:0045958) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  complement activation, alternative pathway
regulation of complement activation, alternative pathway (GO:0030451) [regulates relation] regulates  complement activation, alternative pathway