protein targeting

id: GO:0006605
name: protein targeting
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process of targeting specific proteins to particular membrane-bounded subcellular organelles. Usually requires an organelle specific protein sequence motif.

Child Functions

GO:0000042protein targeting to Golgi
GO:0006606protein import into nucleus
GO:0006611protein export from nucleus
GO:0006612protein targeting to membrane
GO:0006623protein targeting to vacuole
GO:0006625protein targeting to peroxisome
GO:0006626protein targeting to mitochondrion
GO:0045036protein targeting to chloroplast
GO:0045047protein targeting to ER
GO:0072661protein targeting to plasma membrane

Parent Functions

GO:0006886intracellular protein transport