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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA loop anchor 
enhancer +  
insulator +  
locus control region 
silencer +  
A regulatory region which upon binding of transcription factors, suppress the transcription of the gene or genes they control.
TF binding site +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: INSDC_qualifier:silencer
Broad Synonyms: INSDC_feature:regulatory
Xrefs: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silencer_(DNA) "wiki"
Definition Sources: SO:ke

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