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Term:
subtelomeric heterochromatin assembly (GO:0031509)
Annotations: Rat: (10) Mouse: (10) Human: (12) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   
heterochromatin assembly by small RNA +   
heterochromatin boundary formation 
heterochromatin domain assembly +  
heterochromatin island assembly +  
inactivation of X chromosome by heterochromatin assembly  
negative regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
positive regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
pre-transcriptional gene silencing by RNA +   
rDNA heterochromatin assembly +   
regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
shelterin complex assembly +   
silent mating-type cassette heterochromatin assembly +  
subtelomeric heterochromatin assembly  
The assembly of chromatin into heterochromatin at the subtelomeric region, resulting in a chromatin conformation refractory to transcription.
telomere assembly +   
telomere maintenance +   
telomere-telomerase complex assembly 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Telomere Position Effect ;   chromatin silencing at telomere ;   heterochromatic silencing at telomere ;   subtelomeric silencing ;   telomere chromatin silencing ;   telomeric silencing
Related Synonyms: chromatin silencing at subtelomere ;   establishment of chromatin silencing at telomere ;   heterochromatic silencing at subtelomere ;   regulation of chromatin silencing at telomere ;   regulation of subtelomeric heterochromatin assembly ;   subtelomere chromatin silencing ;   telomeric heterochromatin assembly ;   telomeric heterochromatin formation
Alternate IDs: GO:0006348 ;   GO:0035390 ;   GO:0099114
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, PMID:10219245, PMID:26205977

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