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Term:
protein targeting to chloroplast (GO:0045036)
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protein targeting to chloroplast +  
The process of directing proteins towards the chloroplast, usually using signals contained within the protein. Imported proteins are synthesized as cytosolic precursors containing N-terminal uptake-targeting sequences that direct each protein to its correct subcompartment and are subsequently cleaved.
protein targeting to ER +   
protein targeting to membrane +   
protein targeting to mitochondrion +   
protein targeting to peroxisome +   
protein targeting to vacuole +   
regulation of protein targeting +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: protein-chloroplast targeting
Definition Sources: ISBN:0716731363

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