Synonyms: removal of initiator methionine from protein
Definition: The protein modification process in which the translation-initiating methionine or formylmethionine residue is removed from a protein.
GO:0006464 - cellular protein modification process
methionine aminopeptidase (map)
Unification Links: GO:0070084
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