Term Information [More information on peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity]

Accession
GO:0004596
Name
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
acetyl-CoA:peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity, acetyl-CoA:peptide nalpha-acetyltransferase activity, nalpha-acetyltransferase activity, protein N-terminal acetyltransferase activity, N(alpha)-acetyltransferase activity, NAT activity, amino-terminal amino acid-acetylating enzyme activity, peptide acetyltransferase activity, beta-endorphin acetyltransferase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: acetyl-CoA + peptide = CoA + N-alpha-acetylpeptide. This reaction is the acetylation of the N-terminal amino acid residue of a peptide or protein. Source: EC:2.3.1.88, GOC:mah
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004596 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:0004596)
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peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups (GO:0016746)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups (GO:0016747)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) acetyltransferase activity (GO:0016407)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) N-acyltransferase activity (GO:0016410)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:0008080)
peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity [is_a relation] is_a  peptide N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:0034212)
Children of peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:0004596)
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peptide-glutamate-N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:1990190) [is_a relation] is_a  peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity
peptide-serine-N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:1990189) [is_a relation] is_a  peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity
ribosomal-protein-alanine N-acetyltransferase activity (GO:0008999) [is_a relation] is_a  peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity