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GO term:demethylase activity
GO id:GO:0032451
Definition:Catalysis of the removal of a methyl group from a substrate.
Number of paths to term: 1

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


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-acatalysis of free radical formation +
                        is-acyclase activity +
                        is-adeaminase activity +
                        is-ademethylase activity [GO:0032451] (32 genes, 60 annotations)
                                is-adimethylnitrosamine demethylase activity
                                is-aDNA demethylase activity +
                                is-ahistone demethylase activity +
                                is-amethylselenol demethylase activity
                                is-aoxidative RNA demethylase activity
                                is-asterol 14-demethylase activity
                                is-avanillate monooxygenase activity
                                is-avanillate O-demethylase (anaerobic) activity
                        is-afirst spliceosomal transesterification activity
                        is-aglycogen debranching enzyme activity +
                        is-ahydrolase activity +
                        is-aintegrase activity +
                        is-aisomerase activity +
                        is-aligase activity +
                        is-alyase activity +
                        is-aMo-molybdopterin cofactor sulfurase activity
                        is-amolybdopterin synthase activity
                        is-aN-ethylammeline chlorohydrolase activity
                        is-aoxidoreductase activity +
                        is-aphenylacetaldehyde synthase activity
                        is-aphytoene synthase activity
                        is-aquinolinate synthetase A activity
                        is-aradical SAM enzyme activity +
                        is-arecombinase activity
                        is-aretroviral strand transfer activity
                        is-asecond spliceosomal transesterification activity
                        is-asite-specific recombinase activity +
                        is-asite-specific telomere resolvase activity
                        is-asmall protein activating enzyme activity +
                        is-atransferase activity +
                        is-atransposase activity
                        is-aUDP-L-rhamnose synthase activity
                        is-aversicolorin B synthase activity


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last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
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