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GO term:cation binding
GO id:GO:0043169
Definition:Interacting selectively and non-covalently with cations, charged atoms or groups of atoms with a net positive charge.
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-aion binding
                                is-aanion binding +
                                is-acation binding [GO:0043169] (3469 genes, 5319 annotations)
                                        is-aammonium ion binding +
                                        is-aAMP binding
                                        is-aarginine binding
                                        is-acarbon monoxide binding +
                                        is-aglutamine binding
                                        is-aglycine binding
                                        is-aL-cysteine binding
                                        is-aleucine binding
                                        is-ametal ion binding +
                                        is-aproline binding
                                        is-aproton binding
                                        is-apyridoxal binding
                                        is-aserine binding
                                        is-athiamine pyrophosphate binding
                                        is-atyrosine binding

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