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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0005488 - binding

Definition: The selective, non-covalent, often stoichiometric, interaction of a molecule with one or more specific sites on another molecule.

Summary:
Note that this term is in the subset of terms that should not be used for direct, manual gene product annotation. Please choose a more specific child term, or request a new one if no suitable term is available. For ligands that bind to signal transducing receptors, consider the molecular function term 'receptor binding ; GO:0005102' and its children.

Parent Classes:
GO:0003674 - molecular_function

Child Classes:
GO:0000035 - acyl binding (1) ,
GO:0005515 - protein binding (1084) ,
GO:0008144 - drug binding (19) ,
GO:0008289 - lipid binding (24) ,
GO:0008430 - selenium binding (2) ,
GO:0015643 - toxic substance binding (5) ,
GO:0019808 - polyamine binding (3) ,
GO:0019825 - oxygen binding (3) ,
GO:0030246 - carbohydrate binding (44) ,
GO:0033218 - amide binding (26) ,
GO:0036094 - small molecule binding (755) ,
GO:0043021 - ribonucleoprotein complex binding (33) ,
GO:0043167 - ion binding (1322) ,
GO:0044877 - macromolecular complex binding (35) ,
GO:0046790 - virion binding (1) ,
GO:0048037 - cofactor binding (294) ,
GO:0051540 - metal cluster binding (149) ,
GO:0060090 - binding, bridging (89) ,
GO:0072341 - modified amino acid binding (7) ,
GO:0097159 - organic cyclic compound binding (1549) ,
GO:0097367 - carbohydrate derivative binding (543) ,
GO:1901363 - heterocyclic compound binding (1549) ,
GO:1901681 - sulfur compound binding (31) ,
GO:1902670 - carbon dioxide binding (2)

Unification Links: GO:0005488


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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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