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Category:GO:0009291 ! unidirectional conjugation

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DAG for GO:0009291id: GO:0009291

name: unidirectional conjugation
namespace: biological_process
def: "The process of unidirectional (polarized) transfer of genetic information involving direct cellular contact between a donor and recipient cell; the contact is followed by the formation of a cellular bridge that physically connects the cells; some or all of the chromosome(s) of one cell ('male') is then transferred into the other cell ('female'); unidirectional conjugation occurs between cells of different mating types. Examples of this process are found in Prokaryotes." [ISBN:0387520546]
subset: gosubset_prok
synonym: "mating" BROAD []
is_a: GO:0000746 ! conjugation
is_a: GO:0009292 ! genetic transfer


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