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GO term:chromatin binding
Synonym: lamin/chromatin binding
Synonym: microtubule/chromatin interaction
Synonym: nuclear membrane vesicle binding to chromatin
GO id:GO:0003682
Definition:Interacting selectively and non-covalently with chromatin, the network of fibers of DNA, protein, and sometimes RNA, that make up the chromosomes of the eukaryotic nucleus during interphase.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship

                        is-amacromolecular complex binding
                                is-achromatin binding [GO:0003682] (549 genes, 666 annotations)
                                        is-achromatin DNA binding +
                                        is-aeuchromatin binding
                                        is-anucleosome binding +
                                        is-apromoter-specific chromatin binding
                                is-aprotein complex binding +
                                is-aprotein-lipid complex binding +
                                is-aribonucleoprotein complex binding +
                                is-aSCF ubiquitin ligase complex binding

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