protein targeting to mitochondrion

id: GO:0006626
name: protein targeting to mitochondrion
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process of directing proteins towards and into the mitochondrion, usually mediated by mitochondrial proteins that recognize signals contained within the imported protein.

Child Functions

GO:0030150protein import into mitochondrial matrix
GO:0045039protein import into mitochondrial inner membrane
GO:0045040protein import into mitochondrial outer membrane
GO:0045041protein import into mitochondrial intermembrane space

Parent Functions

GO:0006605protein targeting
GO:0006839mitochondrial transport
GO:0017038protein import
GO:0072655establishment of protein localization in mitochondrion