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GO term:metal ion binding
Synonym: heavy metal binding
Synonym: metal binding
GO id:GO:0046872
Definition:Interacting selectively and non-covalently with any metal ion.
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


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-abinding
                        is-aion binding
                                is-acation binding
                                        is-aacetylcholine binding
                                        is-aammonium ion binding
                                        is-aAMP binding
                                        is-aarginine binding
                                        is-acarbon monoxide binding +
                                        is-achitosan binding
                                        is-acholine binding
                                        is-acocaine binding
                                        is-adopamine binding
                                        is-aglutamine binding
                                        is-aglycine binding
                                        is-ahistamine binding
                                        is-aL-cysteine binding
                                        is-aleucine binding
                                        is-ametal ion binding [GO:0046872] (3642 genes, 5354 annotations)
                                                is-aalkali metal ion binding +
                                                is-acalcium ion binding
                                                is-alead ion binding
                                                is-amagnesium ion binding
                                                is-ametal chelating activity
                                                is-atransition metal ion binding +
                                        is-aphosphatidylcholine binding
                                        is-aproline binding
                                        is-aproton binding
                                        is-aputrescine binding
                                        is-apyridoxamine binding
                                        is-aserine binding
                                        is-aserotonin binding
                                        is-aspermidine binding
                                        is-athiamine pyrophosphate binding
                                        is-atyrosine binding


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last database update
09/23/2014
MGI 5.19
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