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GO term:methyltransferase activity
Synonym: methylase
GO id:GO:0008168
Definition:Catalysis of the transfer of a methyl group to an acceptor molecule.
Number of paths to term: 1

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Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-atransferase activity
                                is-atransferase activity, transferring one-carbon groups
                                        is-aamidinotransferase activity +
                                        is-acarboxyl- or carbamoyltransferase activity +
                                        is-ahydroxymethyl-, formyl- and related transferase activity +
                                        is-amethyltransferase activity [GO:0008168] (188 genes, 5647 annotations)
                                                is-a1-hydroxy-6-methoxypyrene methyltransferase activity
                                                is-a1-hydroxypyrene methyltransferase activity
                                                is-a1-phenanthrol methyltransferase activity
                                                is-a4,5-dihydroxybenzo(a)pyrene methyltransferase activity
                                                is-a5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate-dependent methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-a5-methyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydromethanopterin-dependent methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-a5-methyltetrahydrofolate-dependent methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-a5-methyltetrahydropteroyltri-L-glutamate-dependent methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-a[methyl-Co(III) methanol-specific corrinoid protein]:coenzyme M methyltransferase activity
                                                is-aaminomethyltransferase activity
                                                is-aC-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-acobalt-factor II C20-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-acobalt-precorrin-3 C17-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-acobalt-precorrin-5B C1-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-acobalt-precorrin-6B C5-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-acobalt-precorrin-7 C15-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-acorydaline synthase activity
                                                is-ademethylmenaquinone methyltransferase activity
                                                is-adimethyl selenide methyltransferase activity
                                                is-adimethylamine methyltransferase activity
                                                is-adimethylarsinite methyltransferase activity
                                                is-aDNA-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-ahydrogen selenide methyltransferase activity
                                                is-ahydroxyneurosporene-O-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-aindole acetic acid carboxyl methyltransferase activity
                                                is-ajuvenile hormone acid methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amethaneselenol methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amethanol-5-hydroxybenzimidazolylcobamide Co-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amethanol-specific methylcobalamin:coenzyme M methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amethylamine-specific methylcobalamin:coenzyme M methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amethylenetetrahydrofolate-tRNA-(uracil-5-)-methyltransferase (FADH2-oxidizing) activity
                                                is-amethylthiol:coenzyme M methyltransferase activity
                                                is-amonomethylamine methyltransferase activity
                                                is-aN-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aO-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aP-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-aprecorrin-6A synthase (deacetylating) activity
                                                is-aprotein methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aRNA methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aS-adenosylmethionine-dependent methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aS-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aSe-methyltransferase activity +
                                                is-aselenol Se-methyltransferase activity
                                                is-atrimethylamine methyltransferase activity


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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
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