name: single-species biofilm formation in or on host organism
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def: "A process in which microorganisms of the same species attach to and grow in or on a host species, and produce extracellular polymers that facilitate attachment and matrix formation, resulting in a change in the microorganisms' growth rate and gene transcription. The host is defined as the larger of the organisms involved in a symbiotic interaction." [GOC:cc]
is_a: GO:0044010 ! single-species biofilm formation
is_a: GO:0044406 ! adhesion of symbiont to host
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