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Term:
negative regulation of DNA methylation (GO:1905642)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (2) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (2) Bonobo: (2) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA hypermethylation +   
DNA hypomethylation +   
DNA methylation involved in embryo development +   
DNA methylation involved in gamete generation  
DNA methylation on adenine  
DNA methylation on cytosine +   
negative regulation of deoxyribonuclease activity +   
negative regulation of DNA biosynthetic process +   
negative regulation of DNA catabolic process +   
negative regulation of DNA demethylation  
negative regulation of DNA ligation +   
negative regulation of DNA methylation  
Any process that stops, prevents or reduces the frequency, rate or extent of DNA methylation.
negative regulation of DNA primase activity 
negative regulation of DNA recombination +   
negative regulation of DNA repair +   
negative regulation of DNA strand resection involved in replication fork processing 
negative regulation of DNA-dependent DNA replication initiation +  
negative regulation of mitochondrial DNA metabolic process  
negative regulation of telomere maintenance +   
negative regulation of transposon integration  
positive regulation of DNA methylation  
protection of DNA demethylation of female pronucleus  
regulation of DNA methylation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: down regulation of DNA methylation ;   downregulation of DNA methylation
Narrow Synonyms: inhibition of DNA methylation
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000058, GOC:bc, GOC:PARL, GOC:TermGenie, PMID:27336847

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