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GO term:histone demethylase activity
GO id:GO:0032452
Definition:Catalysis of the removal of a methyl group from a histone.
Number of paths to term: 1

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Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-ademethylase activity
                                is-adimethylnitrosamine demethylase activity
                                is-aDNA demethylase activity +
                                is-ahistone demethylase activity [GO:0032452] (20 genes, 41 annotations)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H3-K27 specific)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H3-K36 specific)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H3-K4 specific) +
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H3-K9 specific)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H3-R2 specific)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H4-K20 specific)
                                        is-ahistone demethylase activity (H4-R3 specific)
                                is-amethylselenol demethylase activity
                                is-aoxidative RNA demethylase activity
                                is-asterol 14-demethylase activity
                                is-avanillate monooxygenase activity
                                is-avanillate O-demethylase (anaerobic) activity


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last database update
08/19/2014
MGI 5.19
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