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Term:
methylguanosine-cap decapping (GO:0110156)
Annotations: Rat: (17) Mouse: (13) Human: (14) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (14) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (12)
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RNA decapping +     
methylguanosine-cap decapping +   
Cleavage of the 5'-methylguanosine-cap of an mRNA. The methylguanosine-cap is present at the 5'-end of eukaryotic mRNAs. Decapping inactivates translation initiation and promotes 5'-to-3' decay of mRNA.
NAD-cap decapping  

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Definition Sources: PMID:23287066

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