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Term:
somatic diversification of immunoglobulin genes by N region addition (GO:0002570)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alternate splicing of immunoglobulin genes 
B cell receptor editing +  
gene conversion of immunoglobulin genes +  
immunoglobulin V(D)J recombination +   
somatic diversification of immunoglobulin genes by N region addition 
The addition of variable numbers of random nucleotides by terminal deoxytransferase in the N regions of heavy chain immunoglobulin genes. N regions are found at the V-D and D-J recombinational junctions.
somatic diversification of immunoglobulins involved in immune response +   
somatic diversification of T cell receptor genes by N region addition 
somatic hypermutation of immunoglobulin genes +   
somatic recombination of immunoglobulin gene segments +   
somatic recombination of immunoglobulin genes involved in immune response +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: somatic diversification of antibody genes by N region addition
Definition Sources: GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149

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