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Term Information

Accession
GO:0005721
Name
pericentric heterochromatin
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
centric heterochromatin, centromeric heterochromatin
Alternate IDs
None
Definition
Heterochromatin that is located adjacent to the CENP-A rich centromere 'central core' and characterized by the modified histone H3K9me3. Source: PMID:12019236, PMID:22729156, PMID:20206496
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0005721 at QuickGO
Subset
None
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Parents of pericentric heterochromatin (GO:0005721)
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pericentric heterochromatin [is_a relation] is_a  heterochromatin (GO:0000792)
pericentric heterochromatin [BFO:0000050 relation] BFO:0000050  chromosome, centromeric region (GO:0000775)
Children of pericentric heterochromatin (GO:0005721)
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alpha-heterochromatin (GO:0005723) [is_a relation] is_a  pericentric heterochromatin
nuclear pericentric heterochromatin (GO:0031618) [is_a relation] is_a  pericentric heterochromatin
beta-heterochromatin (GO:0005722) [is_a relation] is_a  pericentric heterochromatin
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