protein polymerization

id: GO:0051258
name: protein polymerization
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process of creating protein polymers, compounds composed of a large number of component monomers; polymeric proteins may be made up of different or identical monomers. Polymerization occurs by the addition of extra monomers to an existing poly- or oligomeric protein.

Child Functions

GO:0003373dynamin polymerization involved in membrane fission
GO:0010994free ubiquitin chain polymerization
GO:0030041actin filament polymerization
GO:0045107intermediate filament polymerization
GO:0046785microtubule polymerization

Parent Functions

GO:0043623cellular protein complex assembly