Clonal

Clonal

[klohn]
Clonal may refer to:in immunology:

  • Clonal deletion, a process by which B cells and T cells are deactivated before act significantly upon specific antigens
  • clonal selection theory, a model for how the immune system responds to infection
  • clonal anergy, a lack of reaction by the body's defense mechanisms to foreign substancein biology:
  • Clonal interference, a phenomenon that occurs when two (or more) beneficial mutations arise independently in different individuals in a genetically homogeneous population of an asexually reproducing organism
  • Aggregating anemone, also called clonal anemone

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