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Term:
viral entry into host cell (GO:0046718)
Annotations: Rat: (97) Mouse: (87) Human: (148) Chinchilla: (54) Bonobo: (62) Dog: (76) Squirrel: (56) Pig: (87)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
entry into host +     
viral life cycle +     
entry into host cell by a symbiont-containing vacuole  
entry into host through natural portals 
entry of bacterium into host cell +   
formation of host infection structure +  
intracellular transport of virus +   
modulation by symbiont of entry into host +   
negative regulation of viral life cycle +   
positive regulation by symbiont of entry into host +   
positive regulation of viral life cycle +   
regulation of viral life cycle +   
viral entry into host cell +   
The process that occurs after viral attachment by which a virus, or viral nucleic acid, breaches the plasma membrane or cell envelope and enters the host cell. The process ends when the viral nucleic acid is released into the host cell cytoplasm.
viral genome integration into host DNA 
viral genome replication +   
viral release from host cell +   
virion assembly +   
virion attachment to host cell +   
virus maturation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: entry of virus into host cell ;   phage translocation ;   viral penetration ;   virion penetration ;   virion penetration into host cell ;   virus entry into host cell
Alternate IDs: GO:0019063
Xrefs: VZ:936
Definition Sources: GOC:jl

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