Term Information [More information on retinoid binding]

Accession
GO:0005501
Name
retinoid binding
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Interacting selectively and non-covalently with retinoids, any member of a class of isoprenoids that contain or are derived from four prenyl groups linked head-to-tail. Retinoids include retinol and retinal and structurally similar natural derivatives or synthetic compounds, but need not have vitamin A activity. Source: ISBN:0198506732, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0005501 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of retinoid binding (GO:0005501)
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retinoid binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
retinoid binding [is_a relation] is_a  binding (GO:0005488)
retinoid binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid binding (GO:0008289)
retinoid binding [is_a relation] is_a  isoprenoid binding (GO:0019840)
Children of retinoid binding (GO:0005501)
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3,4-didehydroretinal binding (GO:0046876) [is_a relation] is_a  retinoid binding
retinal binding (GO:0016918) [is_a relation] is_a  retinoid binding
retinoic acid binding (GO:0001972) [is_a relation] is_a  retinoid binding
retinol binding (GO:0019841) [is_a relation] is_a  retinoid binding
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