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Term:
heterochromatin maintenance (GO:0070829)
Annotations: Rat: (6) Mouse: (6) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (6) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
centromere complex assembly +   
chromatin organization +   
chromosome breakage  
chromosome decondensation +  
chromosome organization involved in meiotic cell cycle +   
DNA conformation change +   
dsDNA loop formation +   
heterochromatin assembly +   
heterochromatin maintenance  
The chromatin organization process that preserves heterochromatin in a stable functional or structural state.
kinetochore organization +   
maintenance of DNA repeat elements +   
negative regulation of chromosome organization +   
nucleotide-excision repair, DNA damage recognition +   
polytene chromosome puffing +  
positive regulation of chromosome organization +   
regulation of chromosome organization +   
sister chromatid cohesion +   
sister chromatid segregation +   
synaptonemal complex organization +   
telomere organization +   
transcription-dependent tethering of RNA polymerase II gene DNA at nuclear periphery +   
tRNA gene clustering 

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: heterochromatin maintenance involved in chromatin silencing ;   maintenance of chromatin silencing ;   maintenance of heterochromatic silencing
Alternate IDs: GO:0006344 ;   GO:0070870
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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