silencer    (CURRENT_SVN)

SO Accession: SO:0000625 (SOWiki)
Definition: A regulatory region which upon binding of transcription factors, suppress the transcription of the gene or genes they control.
Synonyms: INSDC_qualifier:silencer, INSDC_feature:regulatory
DB Xrefs: SO: ke

Parent: cis_regulatory_module (SO:0000727)

Children: intronic_splicing_silencer (SO:0002056)
exonic_splicing_silencer (SO:0002058)
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