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GO term:receptor activity
Synonym: receptor guanylate cyclase activity
Synonym: viral antireceptor activity
GO id:GO:0004872
Alternate id: GO:0019041
Definition:Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship

                is-aantioxidant activity +
                is-abinding +
                is-acatalytic activity +
                is-achannel regulator activity +
                is-achemoattractant activity +
                is-achemorepellent activity
                is-aD-alanyl carrier activity
                is-aelectron carrier activity +
                is-aenzyme regulator activity +
                is-aguanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity +
                is-ametallochaperone activity +
                is-amolecular transducer activity +
                is-amorphogen activity
                is-anucleic acid binding transcription factor activity +
                is-anutrient reservoir activity
                is-aprotein binding transcription factor activity +
                is-aprotein tag
                is-areceptor activity [GO:0004872] (2247 genes, 3692 annotations)
                        is-aapolipoprotein receptor activity +
                        is-acargo receptor activity +
                        is-adecoy death receptor activity
                        is-alaminin receptor activity
                        is-apattern recognition receptor activity +
                        is-asignaling receptor activity +
                        is-avirus receptor activity
                is-areceptor regulator activity +
                is-astructural molecule activity +
                is-atranslation regulator activity +
                is-atransporter activity +

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