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GO:0008431 vitamin E binding

Term Information

ID GO:0008431
Name vitamin E binding
Ontology Molecular Function
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.
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Type Synonym
exact tocopherol binding
narrow alpha-tocopherol binding

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Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_input CHEBI CHEBI:33234 vitamin E

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Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:0097159 (organic cyclic compound binding)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:1901363 (heterocyclic compound binding)
2009-07-03 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2009-07-03 Added 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.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019842 (vitamin binding)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Updated DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2004-10-08 Updated TERM vitamin E binding
2003-07-24 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with tocopherol, any of a series of structurally similar compounds, methyl-substituted tocols, some of which have biological vitamin E activity.
2003-06-10 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2003-03-19 Updated TERM tocopherol binding activity
2002-02-06 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2001-04-03 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2001-03-30 Added TERM tocopherol binding

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2004-10-08 Updated TERM vitamin E binding
2003-06-10 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2003-03-19 Updated TERM tocopherol binding activity
2002-02-06 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2001-04-03 Updated TERM tocopherol binding
2001-03-30 Added TERM tocopherol binding

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-07-03 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2009-07-03 Added 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.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM alpha-tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Added SYNONYM tocopherol binding
2004-10-08 Updated DEFINITION Interacting selectively 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.
2003-07-24 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with tocopherol, any of a series of structurally similar compounds, methyl-substituted tocols, some of which have biological vitamin E activity.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:0097159 (organic cyclic compound binding)
2012-09-19 Added RELATION is a GO:1901363 (heterocyclic compound binding)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019842 (vitamin binding)
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