Term Information [More information on RNA polymerase activity]

Accession
GO:0034062
Name
RNA polymerase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
RNA nucleotidyltransferase activity, RNA transcriptase activity, ribonucleate nucleotidyltransferase activity, ribonucleate polymerase activity, ribonucleic acid polymerase activity, ribonucleic acid transcriptase activity, ribonucleic polymerase activity, ribonucleic transcriptase activity, C RNA formation factors, C ribonucleic acid formation factors, ribonucleic acid nucleotidyltransferase, transcriptase
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: nucleoside triphosphate + RNA(n) = diphosphate + RNA(n+1); the synthesis of RNA from ribonucleotide triphosphates in the presence of a nucleic acid template. Source: EC:2.7.7.6, GOC:mah
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0034062 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_metagenomics
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Ancestors of RNA polymerase activity (GO:0034062)
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RNA polymerase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
RNA polymerase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
RNA polymerase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
RNA polymerase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring phosphorus-containing groups (GO:0016772)
RNA polymerase activity [is_a relation] is_a  nucleotidyltransferase activity (GO:0016779)
Children of RNA polymerase activity (GO:0034062)
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DNA-directed RNA polymerase activity (GO:0003899) [is_a relation] is_a  RNA polymerase activity
RNA polymerase complex (GO:0030880) [capable_of relation] capable_of  RNA polymerase activity
RNA-directed RNA polymerase activity (GO:0003968) [is_a relation] is_a  RNA polymerase activity
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