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Term:
gene conversion of immunoglobulin genes (GO:0002206)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alternate splicing of immunoglobulin genes 
gene conversion at mating-type locus +  
gene conversion of immunoglobulin genes +  
The somatic process in which immunoglobulin genes are diversified through the mechanism of gene conversion.
long tract gene conversion 
meiotic gene conversion +   
short tract gene conversion 
somatic diversification of immunoglobulin genes by N region addition 
somatic diversification of immunoglobulins involved in immune response +   
somatic hypermutation of immunoglobulin genes +   
somatic recombination of immunoglobulin gene segments +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: gene conversion of antibody genes
Definition Sources: GOC:add, PMID:14991701

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