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GO term:chromatin organization
Synonym: chromatin organisation
Synonym: establishment or maintenance of chromatin architecture
GO id:GO:0006325
Definition:Any process that results in the specification, formation or maintenance of the physical structure of eukaryotic chromatin.
Number of paths to term: 2

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-aorganelle organization
                                        is-achromosome organization
                                                is-acentromere complex assembly +
                                                is-achromatin organization [GO:0006325] (540 genes, 1147 annotations)
                                                        is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                        is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                        is-achromatin modification +
                                                        is-agene looping +
                                                        is-aheterochromatin organization +
                                                        is-anucleosome organization +
                                                        regulatesregulation of chromatin organization +
                                                        is-aregulation of transcription by chromatin organization +
                                                        is-asperm chromatin condensation +
                                                        is-asperm chromatin decondensation +
                                                is-achromosome breakage
                                                is-achromosome condensation +
                                                is-achromosome decondensation +
                                                is-achromosome organization involved in meiosis +
                                                is-akaryosome formation
                                                is-akinetochore organization +
                                                is-amaintenance of chromatin silencing +
                                                is-amaintenance of DNA repeat elements +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of chromosome organization +
                                                is-anucleotide-excision repair, DNA damage recognition +
                                                is-apolytene chromosome puffing +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of chromosome organization +
                                                regulatesregulation of chromosome organization +
                                                is-asister chromatid cohesion +
                                                is-asister chromatid segregation +
                                                is-asynaptonemal complex organization +
                                                is-atelomere organization +
                                                is-atranscription-dependent tethering of RNA polymerase II gene DNA at nuclear periphery +
                                                is-atRNA gene clustering


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-aorganelle organization
                                is-achromosome organization
                                        is-acentromere complex assembly +
                                        is-achromatin organization [GO:0006325] (540 genes, 1147 annotations)
                                                is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                is-achromatin modification +
                                                is-agene looping +
                                                is-aheterochromatin organization +
                                                is-anucleosome organization +
                                                regulatesregulation of chromatin organization +
                                                is-aregulation of transcription by chromatin organization +
                                                is-asperm chromatin condensation +
                                                is-asperm chromatin decondensation +
                                        is-achromosome breakage
                                        is-achromosome condensation +
                                        is-achromosome decondensation +
                                        is-achromosome organization involved in meiosis +
                                        is-akaryosome formation
                                        is-akinetochore organization +
                                        is-amaintenance of chromatin silencing +
                                        is-amaintenance of DNA repeat elements +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of chromosome organization +
                                        is-anucleotide-excision repair, DNA damage recognition +
                                        is-apolytene chromosome puffing +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of chromosome organization +
                                        regulatesregulation of chromosome organization +
                                        is-asister chromatid cohesion +
                                        is-asister chromatid segregation +
                                        is-asynaptonemal complex organization +
                                        is-atelomere organization +
                                        is-atranscription-dependent tethering of RNA polymerase II gene DNA at nuclear periphery +
                                        is-atRNA gene clustering


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