translation initiation complex

id: GO:0070992
name: translation initiation complex
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A ribonucleoprotein complex that contains a ribosome, mRNA, and initiator tRNA; the functional ribosome is at the AUG, with the methionyl/formyl-methionyl-tRNA positioned at the P site.

Child Functions

GO:0033291eukaryotic 80S initiation complex

Parent Functions

GO:0030529ribonucleoprotein complex
GO:0044444cytoplasmic part