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GO term:metal chelating activity
Synonym: heavy metal chelation
Synonym: metal chelation
GO id:GO:0046911
Definition:The formation of bonds from two or more atoms within the same ligand to a metal atom in complexes in which the metal is part of a ring.
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-acation binding
                                        is-ametal ion binding
                                                is-aalkali metal ion binding +
                                                is-acalcium ion binding +
                                                is-alead ion binding
                                                is-amagnesium ion binding
                                                is-ametal chelating activity [GO:0046911] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                is-atransition metal ion binding +

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