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GO Term :

Identifier  GO:0044356 Name  clearance of foreign intracellular DNA by conversion of DNA cytidine to uridine
Ontology . Name  GO Namespace  biological_process
Obsolete  false
description  A defense process that protects an organism from invading foreign DNA. The process begins by the deamination of foreign double-stranded DNA cytidines to uridines. These atypical DNA nucleosides are then converted by a uracil DNA glycosylase to abasic lesions, and the process ends with the degradation of the foreign DNA.
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