intron homing

id: GO:0006314
name: intron homing
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Lateral transfer of an intron to a homologous allele that lacks the intron, mediated by a site-specific endonuclease encoded within the mobile intron.

Child Functions

GO:0006315homing of group II introns
GO:0006316movement of group I intron

Parent Functions

GO:0006310DNA recombination