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Term:
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly (GO:0006346)
Annotations: Rat: (22) Mouse: (21) Human: (23) Chinchilla: (19) Bonobo: (21) Dog: (22) Squirrel: (20) Pig: (21)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   
Repression of transcription by methylation of DNA, leading to the formation of heterochromatin.
heterochromatin assembly by small RNA +   
heterochromatin domain assembly +  
heterochromatin island assembly +  
histone modification +   
inactivation of X chromosome by heterochromatin assembly  
negative regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
pericentric heterochromatin assembly +   
positive regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
rDNA heterochromatin assembly +   
regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
senescence-associated heterochromatin focus assembly  
silent mating-type cassette heterochromatin assembly +  
subtelomeric heterochromatin assembly +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: methylation-dependent heterochromatic silencing
Broad Synonyms: methylation-dependent chromatin silencing
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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