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The Vertebrate Trait Ontology (VT) is being developed as a collaborative effort between the Rat Genome Database at the Medical College of Wisconsin (RGD,, Mouse Genome Informatics at the Jackson Laboratory ( and the Animal QTL database at Iowa State University ( For more information about this vocabulary, or to request additions or changes, please contact us (

Term:immune response trait
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Accession:VT:0010139 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the capacity to change, adjust, or alter any immune system process or function as a result of a potential internal or invasive threat.
Synonyms:xref: GO:0006955 "immune response"

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Tspe1 Trichinella spiralis expulsion QTL 1 IDA RGD PMID:16465509 RGD:1578305 NCBI chr 9:61,381,434...65,691,299 JBrowse link

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  vertebrate trait 2888
    organ system trait 1978
      immune system trait 49
        immune system physiology trait 7
          immune response trait 3
            innate immune response trait + 0
            response to infection trait + 3
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