Term Information [More information on small molecule binding]

Accession
GO:0036094
Name
small molecule binding
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a small molecule, any low molecular weight, monomeric, non-encoded molecule. Source: GOC:curators, GOC:pm, GOC:pde
Comment
Small molecules in GO include monosaccharides but exclude disaccharides and polysaccharides.
History
See term history for GO:0036094 at QuickGO
Subset
None
Community
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Ancestors of small molecule binding (GO:0036094)
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small molecule binding [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
small molecule binding [is_a relation] is_a  binding (GO:0005488)
Children of small molecule binding (GO:0036094)
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alcohol binding (GO:0043178) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
monosaccharide binding (GO:0048029) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
nucleobase binding (GO:0002054) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
nucleoside binding (GO:0001882) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
nucleotide binding (GO:0000166) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
organic acid binding (GO:0043177) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
urea binding (GO:0033219) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
vitamin binding (GO:0019842) [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule binding
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