promoter    (CURRENT_RELEASE)

SO Accession: SO:0000167 (SOWiki)
Definition: A regulatory_region composed of the TSS(s) and binding sites for TF_complexes of the core transcription machinery. A region (DNA) to which RNA polymerase binds, to begin transcription.
Synonyms: INSDC_qualifier:promoter, promoter sequence, INSDC_feature:regulatory
DB Xrefs: SO: regcreative

Parents: transcriptional_cis_regulatory_region (SO:0001055)
gene_component_region (SO:0000842)

Children: constitutive_promoter (SO:0002050)
prokaryotic_promoter (SO:0002222)
PSE_motif (SO:0000017)
core_promoter_element (SO:0002309)
bidirectional_promoter (SO:0000568)
eukaryotic_promoter (SO:0002221)
cryptic_promoter (SO:0002310)
promoter_element (SO:0001659)
viral_promoter (SO:0002311)
inducible_promoter (SO:0002051)
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