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Term:
antigen processing and presentation (GO:0019882)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
activation of immune response +   
antigen processing and presentation +   
The process in which an antigen-presenting cell expresses antigen (peptide or lipid) on its cell surface in association with an MHC protein complex.
antigen sampling in mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue +   
B cell selection +   
hemocyte differentiation +  
hemocyte proliferation +  
immune effector process +   
immune response +   
immune system development +   
immunological memory process +   
leukocyte activation +   
leukocyte homeostasis +   
leukocyte migration +   
lymphocyte costimulation +   
myeloid cell homeostasis +   
negative regulation of immune system process +   
positive regulation of immune system process +   
production of molecular mediator of immune response +   
regulation of immune system process +   
somatic diversification of immune receptors +   
T cell selection +   
tolerance induction +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: antigen presentation ;   antigen processing
Alternate IDs: GO:0030333
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Antigen_presentation
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000022, GOC:add, ISBN:0781735149, PMID:15771591, PMID:15928678

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