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Term:
heterochromatin boundary formation (GO:0033696)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   
heterochromatin assembly +   
heterochromatin assembly by small RNA +   
heterochromatin boundary formation 
A process that forms a boundary that limits the spreading of heterochromatin along a chromosome.
heterochromatin domain assembly +  
heterochromatin island assembly +  
inactivation of X chromosome by heterochromatin assembly  
negative regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
negative regulation of heterochromatin organization +   
pericentric heterochromatin organization +   
positive regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
positive regulation of heterochromatin organization +   
pre-transcriptional gene silencing by RNA +   
rDNA heterochromatin assembly +   
regulation of heterochromatin assembly +   
regulation of heterochromatin organization +   
silent mating-type cassette heterochromatin assembly +  
silent mating-type cassette heterochromatin organization 
subtelomeric heterochromatin assembly  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: regulation of extent of heterochromatin formation
Related Synonyms: maintenance of heterochromatin boundaries ;   negative regulation of extent of heterochromatin assembly ;   negative regulation of extent of heterochromatin formation ;   negative regulation of heterochromatin spreading ;   regulation of extent of heterochromatin assembly ;   regulation of heterochromatin spreading
Alternate IDs: GO:0031454
Definition Sources: GOC:mah

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