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Term:
entry of bacterium into host cell (GO:0035635)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (8) Human: (15) Chinchilla: (7) Bonobo: (7) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (7) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
entry into host +     
entry into host cell by a symbiont-containing vacuole  
entry into host through natural portals 
entry of bacterium into host cell +   
The process in which a bacterium enters a host cell. The host is defined as the larger of the organisms involved in a symbiotic interaction.
formation of host infection structure +  
modulation by symbiont of entry into host +   
positive regulation by symbiont of entry into host +   
viral entry into host cell +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: bacterial entry into host cell ;   invasion of bacteria into host cell
Definition Sources: GOC:bf, PMID:21187937

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