OBO ID: GO:0035042
Term Name: fertilization, exchange of chromosomal proteins Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • sperm-specific histone exchange
  • sperm-specific histone replacement
Definition: Replacement of sperm-specific chromosomal proteins with somatic histones, to allow the paternal genome to acquire a nucleosomal chromatin organization compatible with nuclear activity. 11735001
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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