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GO term:chromatin modification
GO id:GO:0016568
Definition:The alteration of DNA, protein, or sometimes RNA, in chromatin, which may result in changing the chromatin structure.
Number of paths to term: 2

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
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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-achromatin organization
                                                        is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                        is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                        is-achromatin modification [GO:0016568] (491 genes, 1077 annotations)
                                                                is-achromatin remodeling +
                                                                is-acovalent chromatin modification +
                                                                is-anon-covalent chromatin modification
                                                                is-aprogressive alteration of chromatin involved in cell aging +
                                                        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 +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-aorganelle organization
                                is-achromosome organization
                                        is-achromatin organization
                                                is-achromatin assembly or disassembly +
                                                is-achromatin maintenance +
                                                is-achromatin modification [GO:0016568] (491 genes, 1077 annotations)
                                                        is-achromatin remodeling +
                                                        is-acovalent chromatin modification +
                                                        is-anon-covalent chromatin modification
                                                        is-aprogressive alteration of chromatin involved in cell aging +
                                                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 +


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last database update
07/15/2014
MGI 5.18
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