Term: hepatocyte DNA methylation
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Name: hepatocyte
Synonyms: hepatocytes
Definition: The main structural component of the liver. They are specialized epithelial cells that are organized into interconnected plates called lobules.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009111]
Name: DNA methylation
Synonyms:
Definition: The covalent transfer of a methyl group to either N-6 of adenine or C-5 or N-4 of cytosine.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0006306]   QuickGO   AmiGO