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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0051205 - protein insertion into membrane

Synonyms: integral membrane protein localization, integral membrane protein positioning, membrane protein localization, membrane protein positioning, protein-membrane insertion

Definition: The process that results in the incorporation of a protein into a biological membrane. Incorporation in this context means having some part or covalently attached group that is inserted into the the hydrophobic region of one or both bilayers.

Parent Classes:
GO:0090150 - establishment of protein localization to membrane

Part Of:
GO:0051668 - localization within membrane ,
GO:0044802 - single-organism membrane organization

Child Classes:
GO:0032978 - protein insertion into membrane from inner side (1)

Term Members:
inner membrane protein insertion factor (yidD) ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex - BamB subunit ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex - BamD subunit ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex - BamC subunit ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex - BamA subunit ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex - BamE subunit ,
Outer Membrane Protein Assembly Complex ,
inner-membrane protein insertion factor (yidC)

Unification Links: GO:0051205


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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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