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chromatin silencing at telomere (GO:0006348)
Annotations: Rat: (10) Mouse: (10) Human: (11) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (8) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
chromatin silencing at telomere +   
Repression of transcription of telomeric DNA by altering the structure of chromatin.
heterochromatin organization involved in chromatin silencing +   
negative regulation of chromatin silencing +   
positive regulation of chromatin silencing +   
regulation of chromatin silencing +   
transfer RNA gene-mediated silencing 

Exact Synonyms: Telomere Position Effect ;   heterochromatic silencing at telomere ;   telomere chromatin silencing ;   telomeric silencing
Definition Sources: PMID:10219245

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