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GO term:methylation
GO id:GO:0032259
Definition:The process in which a methyl group is covalently attached to a molecule.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-abiosynthetic process +
                        is-acatabolic process +
                        is-acellular metabolic process +
                        is-ahormone metabolic process +
                        is-ahydrogen metabolic process +
                        is-amethylation [GO:0032259] (273 genes, 595 annotations)
                                is-amacromolecule methylation +
                        is-amulti-organism metabolic process +
                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of metabolic process +
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process +
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process +
                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of metabolic process +
                        is-aprimary metabolic process +
                        regulatesregulation of metabolic process +
                        is-asingle-organism metabolic process +
                        is-atyrocidine metabolic process +
                        is-awax metabolic process +


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last database update
08/19/2014
MGI 5.19
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