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MP term:genetic imprinting
Synonym: genomic imprinting
MP id: MP:0003121
Definition: any anomaly in the process that modulates the frequency, rate or extent of the chemical reactions and pathways involving macromolecules by a mechanism that is mediated by DNA, is mitotically or meiotically heritable, or is stably self-propagated in the cytoplasm of a resting cell, and does not entail a change in DNA sequence
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-acellular phenotype
                is-aabnormal cell morphology +
                is-aabnormal cell physiology +
                is-aabnormal extracellular matrix morphology +
                is-agenetic imprinting [MP:0003121] (170 genotypes, 184 annotations)
                        is-aabnormal imprinting
                        is-amaternal imprinting
                        is-apaternal imprinting

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08/19/2014
MGI 5.19
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