Term Information [More information on vitamin E binding]

Accession
GO:0008431
Name
vitamin E binding
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
tocopherol binding, alpha-tocopherol binding
Definition
Interacting selectively and non-covalently with vitamin E, tocopherol, which includes a series of eight structurally similar compounds. Alpha-tocopherol is the most active form in humans and is a powerful biological antioxidant. Source: GOC:curators, CHEBI:33234, ISBN:0721662544
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0008431 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of vitamin E binding (GO:0008431)
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vitamin E binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
vitamin E binding [is_a relation] is_a  binding (GO:0005488)
vitamin E binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule binding (GO:0036094)
vitamin E binding [is_a relation] is_a  heterocyclic compound binding (GO:1901363)
vitamin E binding [is_a relation] is_a  organic cyclic compound binding (GO:0097159)
vitamin E binding [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin binding (GO:0019842)

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