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Term:
heterochromatin assembly by small RNA (GO:0031048)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (4) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   
heterochromatin assembly by small RNA +   
Assembly of heterochromatin, directed by small RNAs sharing sequence identity to the repressed region.
heterochromatin domain assembly +  
heterochromatin island assembly +  
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: RNA interference-like chromatin silencing ;   RNA-mediated chromatin silencing ;   RNA-mediated transcriptional silencing ;   RNAi-directed chromatin silencing ;   RNAi-like chromatin silencing ;   small RNA-mediated heterochromatic silencing
Broad Synonyms: RNA-mediated TGS
Related Synonyms: chromatin silencing by small RNA ;   heterochromatin assembly involved in chromatin silencing by small RNA ;   heterochromatin formation involved in chromatin silencing by small RNA ;   small RNA-mediated heterochromatin formation
Alternate IDs: GO:0070924
Never In Taxon: NCBITaxon:4930 ! Saccharomyces
Definition Sources: GOC:dph, GOC:mtg_lung, GOC:ns, PMID:19239886

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