OBO ID: GO:0046974
Term Name: histone methyltransferase activity (H3-K9 specific) Search Ontology:
  • histone lysine N-methyltransferase activity (H3-K9 specific)
  • histone methylase activity (H3-K9 specific)
Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + histone H3 L-lysine (position 9) = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + histone H3 N6-methyl-L-lysine (position 9). This reaction is the addition of a methyl group onto lysine at position 9 of the histone H3 protein.
  • reactome:R-HSA-427336
  • reactome:R-HSA-427527
Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
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