Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0008170 - N-methyltransferase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the transfer of a methyl group to the nitrogen atom of an acceptor molecule.

Parent Classes:
GO:0008168 - methyltransferase activity

Child Classes:
GO:0000179 - rRNA (adenine-N6,N6-)-dimethyltransferase activity (1),
GO:0008988 - rRNA (adenine-N6-)-methyltransferase activity (3),
GO:0008989 - rRNA (guanine-N1-)-methyltransferase activity (1),
GO:0008990 - rRNA (guanine-N2-)-methyltransferase activity (5),
GO:0016278 - lysine N-methyltransferase activity (1),
GO:0016430 - tRNA (adenine-N6-)-methyltransferase activity (1),
GO:0036009 - protein-glutamine N-methyltransferase activity (2),
GO:0070042 - rRNA (uridine-N3-)-methyltransferase activity (1),
GO:0070043 - rRNA (guanine-N7-)-methyltransferase activity (2),
GO:0071424 - rRNA (cytosine-N4-)-methyltransferase activity (1)

Term Members:
DNA adenine methyltransferase (yhdJ),
host modification; DNA methylase M (hsdM)

Unification Links: GO:0008170

Relationship Links: ENZYME:RELATED-TO:2.1.1.-

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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