agglutination involved in conjugation

id: GO:0000771
name: agglutination involved in conjugation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The aggregation or adhesion of compatible mating types via complementary cell-cell interactions prior to the formation of irreversible cellular contacts during conjugation.

Child Functions

GO:0000752agglutination involved in conjugation with cellular fusion
GO:0000758agglutination involved in conjugation with mutual genetic exchange

Parent Functions

GO:0007157heterophilic cell-cell adhesion