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Term:
establishment of competence for transformation (GO:0030420)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell-cell adhesion in response to extracellular stimulus  
cellular response to cell-matrix adhesion  
cellular response to nutrient levels +   
cellular response to water deprivation +   
DNA import into cell involved in transformation 
DNA protection  
establishment of competence for transformation +  
The process in which a naturally transformable bacterium acquires the ability to take up exogenous DNA. This term should be applied only to naturally transformable bacteria, and should not be used in the context of artificially induced bacterial transformation.
reception of an inductive signal +  
regulation of cell growth by extracellular stimulus  
SOS response 

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Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:1555811027

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