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Term:biofilm formation
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Accession:GO:0042710 term browser browse the term
Definition:A process in which planktonically growing microorganisms grow at a liquid-air interface or on a solid substrate under the flow of a liquid and produce extracellular polymers that facilitate matrix formation, resulting in a change in the organisms' growth rate and gene transcription.

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negative regulation of single-species biofilm formation in or on host organism term browser
Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Bpifa1 BPI fold containing family A, member 1 involved_in IMP
PMID:21873635 PMID:23499554 GO_REF:0000096 MGI:4834177 MGI:5484728 MGI:6201960 NCBI chr 2:154,142,880...154,149,217
Ensembl chr 2:154,142,880...154,149,219
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G Bpifa5 BPI fold containing family A, member 5 involved_in IBA
(MGI:6201960|PMID:21873635) GO_Central
PMID:21873635 GO_REF:0000096 MGI:4834177 MGI:6201960 NCBI chr 2:154,162,607...154,168,446
Ensembl chr 2:154,162,607...154,168,450
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G Ltf lactotransferrin involved_in ISO MGI GO_REF:0000096 MGI:4834177 NCBI chr 9:111,019,292...111,042,766
Ensembl chr 9:111,019,271...111,042,767
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  biological_process 28616
    cellular process 17619
      cell aggregation 26
        aggregation of unicellular organisms 3
          biofilm formation 3
            biofilm matrix assembly 0
            multi-species biofilm formation + 0
            single-species biofilm formation + 3
            submerged biofilm formation + 0
            surface biofilm formation + 0
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