PcG protein complex

id: GO:0031519
name: PcG protein complex
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A chromatin-associated multiprotein complex containing Polycomb Group proteins. In Drosophila, Polycomb group proteins are involved in the long-term maintenance of gene repression, and PcG protein complexes associate with Polycomb group response elements (PREs) in target genes to regulate higher-order chromatin structure.

Child Functions

GO:0035098ESC/E(Z) complex
GO:0035102PRC1 complex
GO:0035517PR-DUB complex

Parent Functions

GO:0043234protein complex
GO:0044428nuclear part