Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:unidirectional conjugation
go back to main search page
Accession:GO:0009291 term browser browse the term
Definition:The process of unidirectional (polarized) transfer of genetic information involving direct cellular contact between a donor and recipient cell; the contact is followed by the formation of a cellular bridge that physically connects the cells; some or all of the chromosome(s) of one cell ('male') is then transferred into the other cell ('female'); unidirectional conjugation occurs between cells of different mating types. Examples of this process are found in prokaryotes.
Synonyms:only_in_taxon: NCBITaxon:2 ! Bacteria;   NCBITaxon:2157 ! Archaea


show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:
 

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  biological_process 20028
    cellular process 18800
      multi-organism cellular process 15
        conjugation 0
          unidirectional conjugation 0
            pheromone-induced unidirectional conjugation + 0
paths to the root

NHLBI Logo

RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.