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GO_term: GO:0031048   

GO:0031048DefinitionRepression of transcription by conversion of large regions of DNA into heterochromatin, directed by small RNAs sharing sequence identity to the repressed region.
Termsmall RNA-mediated chromatin silencing
TypeBiological_process
Parent Instance_of GO:0006342
GO:0031047
Attributes_of Index Ancestor (98)
Descendent (15)