DNA amplification

id: GO:0006277
name: DNA amplification
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process in which the number of copies of a gene is increased in certain cells as extra copies of DNA are made in response to certain signals of cell development or of stress from the environment.

Child Functions

GO:0007307eggshell chorion gene amplification

Parent Functions

GO:0071897DNA biosynthetic process