Queried GO terms:

  idGO:0035006   Detailed information
  namemelanization defense response
  def"The blackening of the wounded area of the cuticle or the surface of invading pathogens, parasites or parasitoids, resulting from a proteolytic cascade leading to the de novo synthesis and deposition of melanin." [GOC:bf, PMID:12408809]
  synonym"melanization defence response" EXACT []
  is_aGO:0006582 ! melanin metabolic process
  is_aGO:0045087 ! innate immune response

Monarch genes with this GO terms: