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Chemical N-Formylmethionine

Name N-Formylmethionine
CAS Type 1 Name L-Methionine, N-formyl-
Equivalent Terms Formylmethionine, N | N Formylmethionine
CAS Registry Number 4289-98-9
Definition Effective in the initiation of protein synthesis. The initiating methionine residue enters the ribosome as N-formylmethionyl tRNA. This process occurs in Escherichia coli and other bacteria as well as in the mitochondria of eucaryotic cells.
Structure N-Formylmethionine
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MeSH® ID D009239
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amino Acids, Sulfur Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Methionine Has associated genes Has associated diseases N-Formylmethionine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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View node N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine Has associated genes Has associated diseases