attachment of GPI anchor to protein

id: GO:0016255
name: attachment of GPI anchor to protein
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A transamidation reaction that results in the cleavage of the polypeptide chain and the concomitant transfer of the GPI anchor to the newly formed carboxy-terminal amino acid of the anchored protein. The cleaved C-terminal contains the C-terminal GPI signal sequence of the newly synthesized polypeptide chain.

Parent Functions

GO:0006464protein modification process