chromosome organization

id: GO:0051276
name: chromosome organization
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A process that is carried out at the cellular level that results in the assembly, arrangement of constituent parts, or disassembly of chromosomes, structures composed of a very long molecule of DNA and associated proteins that carries hereditary information.

Child Functions

GO:0000715nucleotide-excision repair, DNA damage recognition
GO:0000819sister chromatid segregation
GO:0000972transcription-dependent tethering of RNA polymerase II gene DNA at nuclear periphery
GO:0006325chromatin organization
GO:0006344maintenance of chromatin silencing
GO:0007062sister chromatid cohesion
GO:0030261chromosome condensation
GO:0030717karyosome formation
GO:0031052chromosome breakage
GO:0032200telomere organization
GO:0034397telomere localization
GO:0034508centromere complex assembly
GO:0035079polytene chromosome puffing
GO:0043570maintenance of DNA repeat elements
GO:0051312chromosome decondensation
GO:0051383kinetochore organization
GO:0070058tRNA gene clustering
GO:0070192chromosome organization involved in meiosis
GO:0070193synaptonemal complex organization

Parent Functions

GO:0006996organelle organization