histone methyltransferase activity (h3-k27 specific) Gene Set

Dataset GO Molecular Function Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type molecular function
Description Catalysis of the reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + histone H3 L-lysine (position 27) = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + histone H3 N6-methyl-L-lysine (position 27). This reaction is the addition of a methyl group onto lysine at position 27 of the histone H3 protein. (Gene Ontology, GO_0046976)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0046976
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5 genes performing the histone methyltransferase activity (h3-k27 specific) molecular function from the curated GO Molecular Function Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
EHMT1 euchromatic histone-lysine N-methyltransferase 1
EHMT2 euchromatic histone-lysine N-methyltransferase 2
EZH1 enhancer of zeste 1 polycomb repressive complex 2 subunit
EZH2 enhancer of zeste 2 polycomb repressive complex 2 subunit
WHSC1L1 Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome candidate 1-like 1