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GO term:chromosome organization
Synonym: chromosome organisation
Synonym: chromosome organization and biogenesis
Synonym: maintenance of genome integrity
Synonym: nuclear genome maintenance
GO id:GO:0051276
Definition:A process that is carried out at the cellular level that results in the assembly, arrangement of constituent parts, or disassembly of chromosomes, structures composed of a very long molecule of DNA and associated proteins that carries hereditary information.
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 [GO:0051276] (738 genes, 1598 annotations)
                                                is-acentromere complex assembly +
                                                is-achromatin organization +
                                                is-achromosome breakage
                                                is-achromosome condensation +
                                                is-achromosome decondensation +
                                                is-achromosome organization involved in meiosis +
                                                is-adsDNA loop formation +
                                                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
                                        is-acytoskeleton organization +
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum organization +
                                        is-aendoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment organization
                                        is-aendosome organization +
                                        is-aER body organization
                                        is-afusome organization +
                                        is-aGolgi organization +
                                        is-alipid particle organization
                                        is-amicrotubule organizing center organization +
                                        is-amitochondrion organization +
                                        is-amulti-organism organelle organization +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of organelle organization +
                                        is-anucleus organization +
                                        part-oforganelle assembly +
                                        is-aorganelle fission +
                                        is-aorganelle fusion +
                                        is-aorganelle inheritance +
                                        is-aperoxisome organization +
                                        is-aphagosome maturation +
                                        is-aplastid organization +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of organelle organization +
                                        regulatesregulation of organelle organization +
                                        is-arhabdomere development +
                                        is-asingle-organism organelle organization +
                                        is-aspectrosome organization
                                        is-asubsynaptic reticulum organization
                                        is-avacuole organization +
                                        is-avesicle organization +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-aorganelle organization
                                is-achromosome organization [GO:0051276] (738 genes, 1598 annotations)
                                        is-acentromere complex assembly +
                                        is-achromatin organization +
                                        is-achromosome breakage
                                        is-achromosome condensation +
                                        is-achromosome decondensation +
                                        is-achromosome organization involved in meiosis +
                                        is-adsDNA loop formation +
                                        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
                                is-acytoskeleton organization +
                                is-aendoplasmic reticulum organization +
                                is-aendoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment organization
                                is-aendosome organization +
                                is-aER body organization
                                is-afusome organization +
                                is-aGolgi organization +
                                is-alipid particle organization
                                is-amicrotubule organizing center organization +
                                is-amitochondrion organization +
                                is-amulti-organism organelle organization +
                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of organelle organization +
                                is-anucleus organization +
                                part-oforganelle assembly +
                                is-aorganelle fission +
                                is-aorganelle fusion +
                                is-aorganelle inheritance +
                                is-aperoxisome organization +
                                is-aphagosome maturation +
                                is-aplastid organization +
                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of organelle organization +
                                regulatesregulation of organelle organization +
                                is-arhabdomere development +
                                is-asingle-organism organelle organization +
                                is-aspectrosome organization
                                is-asubsynaptic reticulum organization
                                is-avacuole organization +
                                is-avesicle organization +


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