Term Information [More information on vitamin D binding]

Accession
GO:0005499
Name
vitamin D binding
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
calciferol binding, cholecalciferol binding, ergocalciferol binding
Definition
Interacting selectively and non-covalently with vitamin D, any of a group of related, fat-soluble compounds that are derived from delta-5,7 steroids and play a central role in calcium metabolism. Specific forms of vitamin D include calciferol (ergocalciferol; vitamin D2) and cholecalciferol (calciol; vitamin D3). Source: CHEBI:27300, GOC:mah, ISBN:0471331309
Comment
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History
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Subset
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Ancestors of vitamin D binding (GO:0005499)
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vitamin D binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
vitamin D binding [is_a relation] is_a  binding (GO:0005488)
vitamin D binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid binding (GO:0008289)
vitamin D binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound binding (GO:0097159)
vitamin D binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule binding (GO:0036094)
vitamin D binding [is_a relation] is_a  alcohol binding (GO:0043178)
vitamin D binding [is_a relation] is_a  steroid binding (GO:0005496)
vitamin D binding [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin binding (GO:0019842)
Children of vitamin D binding (GO:0005499)
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D3 vitamins binding (GO:1902271) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin D binding
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