Term Information [More information on chlorophyll binding]

Accession
GO:0016168
Name
chlorophyll binding
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Interacting selectively and non-covalently with chlorophyll; any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment. Source: GOC:jl
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0016168 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of chlorophyll binding (GO:0016168)
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chlorophyll binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
chlorophyll binding [is_a relation] is_a  binding (GO:0005488)
chlorophyll binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocyclic compound binding (GO:1901363)
chlorophyll binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound binding (GO:0097159)
chlorophyll binding [is_a relation] is_a  tetrapyrrole binding (GO:0046906)
Children of chlorophyll binding (GO:0016168)
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bacteriochlorophyll binding (GO:0042314) [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll binding
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