name: cytoplasmic RNA cap binding complex
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def: "A protein complex found in the cytoplasm that binds the 5' cap structure of an mRNA, and typically consists of the cap-binding protein eIF4E, the adaptor protein eIF4G, and a multi-factor complex comprising eIF1, eIF2, eIF3 and eIF5. This complex mediates recruitment of the 40S subunit to mRNA." [PMID:16405910]
is_a: GO:0034518 ! RNA cap binding complex
relationship: part_of: GO:0005829 ! cytosol
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