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OBO ID: GO:0075043
Term Name: maintenance of turgor in appressorium by melanization Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • melanization of appressorium to maintain turgor pressure
Definition: The process in which melanin is produced in the appressorium of the symbiont on or near its host organism. The host is defined as the larger of the organisms involved in a symbiotic interaction.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available