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Term:
positive regulation of DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly (GO:0090309)
Annotations: Rat: (13) Mouse: (12) Human: (12) Chinchilla: (9) Bonobo: (10) Dog: (11) Squirrel: (10) Pig: (11)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
gene silencing by RNA-directed DNA methylation  
negative regulation of DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly  
positive regulation of DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly  
Any process that increases the rate, frequency, or extent of the repression of transcription by methylation of DNA, leading to the formation of heterochromatin.
positive regulation of pericentric heterochromatin assembly 
positive regulation of rDNA heterochromatin assembly 
positive regulation of silent mating-type cassette heterochromatin assembly 
regulation of DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   

Synonyms
Broad Synonyms: positive regulation of methylation-dependent chromatin silencing
Definition Sources: GOC:BHF

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