Synonyms: protein amino acid alkylation
Definition: The addition of an alkyl group to a protein amino acid. An alkyl group is any group derived from an alkane by removal of one hydrogen atom.
GO:0006464 - cellular protein modification process
GO:0006479 - protein methylation (5)
Unification Links: GO:0008213
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