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posttranscriptional gene silencing (GO:0016441)
Annotations: Rat: (140) Mouse: (164) Human: (231) Chinchilla: (77) Bonobo: (78) Dog: (138) Squirrel: (74) Pig: (123)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
chromatin silencing +   
gene silencing by RNA +   
gene silencing involved in chronological cell aging 
mRNA cleavage involved in gene silencing +   
mRNA localization resulting in posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression  
negative regulation of gene silencing +   
posttranscriptional gene silencing +   
The inactivation of gene expression by a posttranscriptional mechanism.
regulation of gene silencing +   
regulation of RNA stability +   
regulation of synapse organization by posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression 
regulation of translation +   

Exact Synonyms: PTGS ;   post-transcriptional gene silencing ;   quelling
Related Synonyms: cosuppression
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Post_transcriptional_gene_silencing
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, PMID:15020054

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