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Term:
karyogamy involved in conjugation with mutual genetic exchange (GO:0000744)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell morphogenesis involved in conjugation with mutual genetic exchange 
conjugant formation 
karyogamy involved in conjugation with cellular fusion 
karyogamy involved in conjugation with mutual genetic exchange +  
During sexual reproduction, the creation of a single nucleus from two nuclei as a result of fusing the nuclear envelopes that surround each nuclei. This takes place following the mutual exchange of one of the two nuclei produced by the mitosis that follows the second meiotic nuclear division. This occurs in ciliated protozoans such as Tetrahymena.
nuclear membrane fusion involved in karyogamy 
polar nucleus fusion 
pronuclear fusion  
regulation of karyogamy 
response to pheromone regulating conjugation with mutual genetic exchange +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: karyogamy involved in conjugation without cellular fusion
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, GOC:pg

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