name: histone binding
Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a histone, any of a group of water-soluble proteins found in association with the DNA of plant and animal chromosomes. They are involved in the condensation and coiling of chromosomes during cell division and have also been implicated in nonspecific suppression of gene activity.
|GO:0031493||nucleosomal histone binding|
|GO:0035064||methylated histone residue binding|
|GO:0070577||histone acetyl-lysine binding|