- Term Label: negative regulation of apoptotic process
- Term Accession: 0043066
- Term IRI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0043066
- Definition: Any process that stops, prevents, or reduces the frequency, rate or extent of cell death by apoptotic process.
downregulation of apoptosis; anti-apoptosis; down regulation of apoptosis; down-regulation of apoptosis
pro-survival; apoptosis inhibitor activity
inhibition of apoptosis; negative regulation of apoptosis
comment: This term should only be used when it is not possible to determine which phase or subtype of the apoptotic process is negatively regulated by a gene product. Whenever detailed information is available, the more granular children terms should be used.