RNA methylation

id: GO:0001510
name: RNA methylation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Posttranscriptional addition of a methyl group to either a nucleotide or 2'-O ribose in a polyribonucleotide. Usually uses S-adenosylmethionine as a cofactor.

Child Functions

GO:0030488tRNA methylation
GO:0031167rRNA methylation
GO:0080009mRNA methylation

Parent Functions

GO:0009451RNA modification
GO:0043414macromolecule methylation