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GO:0004872 receptor activity

Term Information

ID GO:0004872
Name receptor activity
Ontology Molecular Function
Definition Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
Secondary IDs GO:0019041
GONUTS GO:0004872 Wiki Page

Synonyms

Synonyms are alternative words or phrases closely related in meaning to the term name, with indication of the relationship between the name and synonym given by the synonym scope. Click on the icon for more details.
Type Synonym
narrow receptor guanylate cyclase activity
narrow viral antireceptor activity

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_metagenomics119
goslim_plant100

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000526
InterPro IPR000531
InterPro IPR001508
InterPro IPR003438
InterPro IPR003503
InterPro IPR003504
InterPro IPR003505
InterPro IPR005429
InterPro IPR006757
InterPro IPR008399
InterPro IPR008400
InterPro IPR008602
InterPro IPR010101
InterPro IPR010105
InterPro IPR010407
InterPro IPR010948
InterPro IPR010949
InterPro IPR011276
InterPro IPR012013
InterPro IPR012493
InterPro IPR012910
InterPro IPR015436
InterPro IPR015437
InterPro IPR015439
InterPro IPR015442
InterPro IPR015631
InterPro IPR016201
InterPro IPR017194
InterPro IPR017360
InterPro IPR022362
InterPro IPR024304
InterPro IPR026612
InterPro IPR027067
InterPro IPR027068
InterPro IPR027071
InterPro IPR028876
InterPro IPR030148
InterPro IPR030149
InterPro IPR030150

Replaces

This term can be used instead of these obsolete terms:
GO Identifier GO Term Name Reason
GO:0005050 peroxisome receptor CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0005054 peroxisome integral membrane receptor CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0008075 receptor guanylate cyclase activity CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0015025 GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023009 initiation of T cell receptor signaling CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023036 initiation of signal transduction CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023038 signal initiation by diffusible mediator CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023039 signal initiation by physical damage CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023047 signal initiation by chemical mediator CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023049 signal initiation by protein/peptide mediator CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023053 signal initiation by mechanical effect CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0023054 signal initiation by stretch effect CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0030053 immunophilin CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0035555 initiation of Roundabout signal transduction CONSIDER GO:0004872
GO:0005045 endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity REPLACEDBY GO:0004872

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0004872:
Relationship To GO:0004872 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0001618 virus receptor activity
Is a GO:0030226 apolipoprotein receptor activity
Regulates GO:0010469 regulation of receptor activity
Regulates GO:0030545 receptor regulator activity
Positively regulates GO:0030546 receptor activator activity
Negatively regulates GO:0030547 receptor inhibitor activity
Positively regulates GO:2000273 positive regulation of receptor activity
Negatively regulates GO:2000272 negative regulation of receptor activity
Is a GO:0005040 decoy death receptor activity
Is a GO:0005055 laminin receptor activity
Is a GO:0038023 signaling receptor activity
Is a GO:0038024 cargo receptor activity
Is a GO:0038187 pattern recognition receptor activity

Protein Annotation

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Co-occurring Terms

These tables show the number of times the term listed in the table has been co-annotated with GO:0004872. The terms are listed in descending order of number of times the term has been co-annotated.
The table on the left is calculated using both electronic and manual-evidenced annotations, while the table on the right is calculated using only manual-evidenced annotations.
Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0004872 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0004872 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_plant
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2011-08-04 Added RELATION is a GO:0003674 (molecular_function)
2011-08-04 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0004871 (signal transducer activity)
2011-03-18 Deleted SLIM goslim_goa
2010-12-05 Deleted SLIM goslim_generic
2010-11-02 Added SECONDARY GO:0019041 (viral antireceptor activity)
2010-11-02 Added SYNONYM viral antireceptor activity
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_plant
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_goa
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_generic
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0004871 (signal transducer activity)
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM immunophilin
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM immunophilin
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM immunophilin
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM immunophilin
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2004-09-29 Updated TERM receptor activity
2004-01-03 Updated DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2003-03-19 Updated TERM receptor activity
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The function of combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell function.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM receptor
2001-04-03 Updated TERM receptor
2001-03-30 Added TERM receptor

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2004-09-29 Updated TERM receptor activity
2003-03-19 Updated TERM receptor activity
2002-02-06 Updated TERM receptor
2001-04-03 Updated TERM receptor
2001-03-30 Added TERM receptor

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-11-02 Added SYNONYM viral antireceptor activity
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM immunophilin
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-10-16 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM immunophilin
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM immunophilin
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM GPI-anchored membrane-bound receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM endoplasmic reticulum receptor activity
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM immunophilin
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM peroxisome integral membrane receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM peroxisome receptor
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM receptor guanylate cyclase activity
2004-01-03 Updated DEFINITION Combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell activity.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The function of combining with an extracellular or intracellular messenger to initiate a change in cell function.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2011-08-04 Added RELATION is a GO:0003674 (molecular_function)
2011-08-04 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0004871 (signal transducer activity)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0004871 (signal transducer activity)

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_plant
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2011-03-18 Deleted SLIM goslim_goa
2010-12-05 Deleted SLIM goslim_generic
2010-11-02 Added SECONDARY GO:0019041 (viral antireceptor activity)
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_plant
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_goa
2008-06-09 Added SLIM goslim_generic
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