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OBO ID: GO:0035103
Term Name: sterol regulatory element binding protein cleavage Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • SREBP cleavage
  • sterol depletion response, SREBP cleavage
  • sterol regulatory element binding protein cleavage involved in ER-nuclear sterol response pathway
Definition: The proteolytic release of a transcriptionally active sterol regulatory element binding protein (SREBP) from intracellular membranes, freeing it to move to the nucleus to upregulate transcription of target genes, in response to altered levels of one or more lipids. 12923525
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available