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Term:
multi-species biofilm formation (GO:0044399)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acquisition of nutrients from other organism during symbiotic interaction +  
adhesion of symbiont to host +   
arbuscular mycorrhizal association 
biofilm matrix assembly 
biological process involved in interaction with host +   
biological process involved in interaction with symbiont +   
hemolysis in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +  
killing of cells in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +   
multi-species biofilm formation +  
A process in which planktonically growing microorganisms of different species 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.
regulation of biological process involved in symbiotic interaction +   
single-species biofilm formation +   
submerged biofilm formation +  
surface biofilm formation +  
symbiotic process benefiting host 

Synonyms
Narrow Synonyms: multi-species biofilm formation in or on host organism ;   multi-species biofilm formation on inanimate substrate ;   multi-species submerged biofilm formation
Related Synonyms: multi-species surface biofilm formation
Alternate IDs: GO:0044400 ;   GO:0044401 ;   GO:0090607 ;   GO:0090608
Definition Sources: GOC:cc, GOC:di, GOC:tb

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