signal sequence binding

id: GO:0005048
name: signal sequence binding
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a signal sequence, a specific peptide sequence found on protein precursors or mature proteins that dictates where the mature protein is localized.

Child Functions

GO:0000268peroxisome targeting sequence binding
GO:0008139nuclear localization sequence binding
GO:0010209vacuolar sorting signal binding
GO:0030941chloroplast targeting sequence binding
GO:0030942endoplasmic reticulum signal peptide binding
GO:0030943mitochondrion targeting sequence binding
GO:0046923ER retention sequence binding

Parent Functions

GO:0042277peptide binding