OBO ID: GO:0006919
Term Name: activation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • activation of metacaspase activity
  • caspase activation
Definition: Any process that initiates the activity of the inactive enzyme cysteine-type endopeptidase in the context of an apoptotic process. (3)
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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