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Term:
somatic diversification of immunoglobulins involved in immune response (GO:0002208)
Annotations: Rat: (55) Mouse: (53) Human: (50) Chinchilla: (47) Bonobo: (49) Dog: (30) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (37)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alternate splicing of immunoglobulin genes 
B cell affinity maturation +   
gene conversion of immunoglobulin genes +  
immunoglobulin biosynthetic process involved in immune response  
immunoglobulin production in mucosal tissue +   
immunoglobulin secretion involved in immune response  
somatic diversification of immunoglobulin genes by N region addition 
somatic diversification of immunoglobulins involved in immune response +   
The somatic process that results in the generation of sequence diversity of immunoglobulins after induction, and contributes to an immune response.
somatic hypermutation of immunoglobulin genes +   
somatic recombination of immunoglobulin gene segments +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: somatic diversification of antibodies during immune response ;   somatic diversification of immunoglobulins during immune response
Definition Sources: GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149, PMID:14991701

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