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GO term:chromatin organization
Synonym: chromatin modification
Synonym: chromatin organisation
Synonym: establishment or maintenance of chromatin architecture
GO id:GO:0006325
Alternate id: GO:0016568
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


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular component organization or biogenesis
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-amacromolecular complex subunit organization
                                        is-achromatin organization [GO:0006325] (688 genes, 1644 annotations)
                                                is-aCENP-A containing chromatin organization +
                                                is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                is-achromatin modification +
                                                is-achromatin organization involved in regulation of transcription +
                                                is-achromatin remodeling +
                                                is-achromatin silencing +
                                                is-agene looping +
                                                is-aheterochromatin organization +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of chromatin organization +
                                                part-ofnucleolar chromatin organization
                                                is-anucleosome organization +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of chromatin organization +
                                                is-aprogressive alteration of chromatin involved in cell aging +
                                                regulatesregulation of chromatin organization +
                                                is-asperm chromatin condensation +
                                                is-asperm chromatin decondensation +
                                        is-aintermediate filament polymerization or depolymerization +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex assembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex disassembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex remodeling +
                                        is-aprotein complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-carbohydrate complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-DNA complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-DNA-RNA complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-lipid complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aribonucleoprotein complex subunit organization +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular component organization
                                is-amacromolecular complex subunit organization
                                        is-achromatin organization [GO:0006325] (688 genes, 1644 annotations)
                                                is-aCENP-A containing chromatin organization +
                                                is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                is-achromatin modification +
                                                is-achromatin organization involved in regulation of transcription +
                                                is-achromatin remodeling +
                                                is-achromatin silencing +
                                                is-agene looping +
                                                is-aheterochromatin organization +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of chromatin organization +
                                                part-ofnucleolar chromatin organization
                                                is-anucleosome organization +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of chromatin organization +
                                                is-aprogressive alteration of chromatin involved in cell aging +
                                                regulatesregulation of chromatin organization +
                                                is-asperm chromatin condensation +
                                                is-asperm chromatin decondensation +
                                        is-aintermediate filament polymerization or depolymerization +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex assembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex disassembly +
                                        is-amacromolecular complex remodeling +
                                        is-aprotein complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-carbohydrate complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-DNA complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-DNA-RNA complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aprotein-lipid complex subunit organization +
                                        is-aribonucleoprotein complex subunit organization +


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MGI 6.05
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