peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity

id: GO:0004596
name: peptide alpha-N-acetyltransferase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: 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.

Child Functions

GO:0008999ribosomal-protein-alanine N-acetyltransferase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0034212peptide N-acetyltransferase activity