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OBO ID: GO:0006627
Term Name: protein processing involved in protein targeting to mitochondrion Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • mitochondrial processing
  • mitochondrial protein processing during import
Definition: The cleavage of peptide bonds in proteins, usually near the N terminus, contributing to the process of import into the mitochondrion. Several different peptidases mediate cleavage of proteins destined for different mitochondrial compartments. 12191769
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available