Term Information [More information on ligase activity]

Accession
GO:0016874
Name
ligase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
synthetase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the joining of two substances, or two groups within a single molecule, with the concomitant hydrolysis of the diphosphate bond in ATP or a similar triphosphate. Source: EC:6, GOC:mah
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0016874 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_generic
goslim_pir
goslim_candida
goslim_aspergillus
goslim_metagenomics
goslim_chembl
goslim_yeast
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Ancestors of ligase activity (GO:0016874)
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ligase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
ligase activity [is_a relation] is_a  catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
Children of ligase activity (GO:0016874)
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beta-alanyl-dopamine synthase activity (GO:0003833) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
delta-(L-alpha-aminoadipyl)-L-cysteinyl-D-valine synthetase activity (GO:0045438) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming carbon-carbon bonds (GO:0016885) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds (GO:0016879) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming carbon-oxygen bonds (GO:0016875) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming carbon-sulfur bonds (GO:0016877) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming nitrogen-metal bonds (GO:0051002) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase activity, forming phosphoric ester bonds (GO:0016886) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
ligase inhibitor activity (GO:0055104) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  ligase activity
ligase regulator activity (GO:0055103) [regulates relation] regulates  ligase activity
negative regulation of ligase activity (GO:0051352) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  ligase activity
O antigen ligase activity (GO:0008754) [is_a relation] is_a  ligase activity
positive regulation of ligase activity (GO:0051351) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  ligase activity
regulation of ligase activity (GO:0051340) [regulates relation] regulates  ligase activity