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GO term:heme binding
Synonym: haem binding
GO id:GO:0020037
Definition:Interacting selectively and non-covalently with heme, any compound of iron complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring.
Number of paths to term: 2

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-abinding
                        is-aheterocyclic compound binding
                                is-atetrapyrrole binding
                                        is-achlorophyll binding +
                                        is-acobalamin binding
                                        is-aheme binding [GO:0020037] (142 genes, 150 annotations)


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-abinding
                        is-aorganic cyclic compound binding
                                is-atetrapyrrole binding
                                        is-achlorophyll binding +
                                        is-acobalamin binding
                                        is-aheme binding [GO:0020037] (142 genes, 150 annotations)


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last database update
12/09/2014
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