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Term:
siRNA-independent facultative heterochromatin assembly (GO:1902794)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA methylation-dependent heterochromatin assembly +   
rDNA heterochromatin assembly +   
siRNA-dependent facultative heterochromatin assembly +  
siRNA-independent facultative heterochromatin assembly +  
The assembly of facultative heterochromatin to form a heterochromatin domain, enriched in histone H3 methylated on lysine 9 (H3K9me), by a process independent of small interfering RNAs.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: heterochromatin island assembly ;   heterochromatin island formation
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000079, GOC:TermGenie, PMID:22144463, PMID:24210919

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