OBO ID: GO:0042054
Term Name: histone methyltransferase activity Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • histone methylase activity
Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + histone = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + methyl-histone. Histone methylation generally occurs on either an arginine or lysine residue. 2.1.1.43
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Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available