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GO:0016879 ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds

Term Information

ID GO:0016879
Name ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
Ontology Molecular Function
Definition Catalysis of the joining of two molecules, or two groups within a single molecule, via a carbon-nitrogen bond, with the concomitant hydrolysis of the diphosphate bond in ATP or a similar triphosphate.
Comment Note that enzymes of class EC:6.3.4.- should also be annotated to this term.
GONUTS GO:0016879 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
narrow other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity

Annotation Guidance

Usage of this term is subject to the following annotation guidelines:
Annotation Guidelines
Annotating to catalytic activities using the IPI evidence codeLink
Describing enzyme functions that catalyse multi-stage reactionsLink

Cross-references

Database ID
EC 6.3
InterPro IPR009720
InterPro IPR010672
InterPro IPR011793
InterPro IPR012094
InterPro IPR012795
InterPro IPR012796
InterPro IPR015262
InterPro IPR022279
InterPro IPR023656
InterPro IPR024913

Replaces

This term can be used instead of these obsolete terms:
GO Identifier GO Term Name Reason
GO:0016883 other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity CONSIDER GO:0016879

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0016879:
Relationship To GO:0016879 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0016880 acid-ammonia (or amide) ligase activity
Is a GO:0016881 acid-amino acid ligase activity
Is a GO:0016882 cyclo-ligase activity
Is a GO:0016884 carbon-nitrogen ligase activity, with glutamine as amido-N-donor
Is a GO:0016979 lipoate-protein ligase activity
Is a GO:0019776 Atg8 ligase activity
Is a GO:0003883 CTP synthase activity
Is a GO:0003921 GMP synthase activity
Is a GO:0004019 adenylosuccinate synthase activity
Is a GO:0004055 argininosuccinate synthase activity
Is a GO:0004075 biotin carboxylase activity
Is a GO:0004329 formate-tetrahydrofolate ligase activity
Is a GO:0004637 phosphoribosylamine-glycine ligase activity
Is a GO:0004847 urea carboxylase activity
Is a GO:0018271 biotin-protein ligase activity
Is a GO:0047483 imidazoleacetate-phosphoribosyldiphosphate ligase activity
Is a GO:0047897 formate-dihydrofolate ligase activity
Is a GO:0047943 glutamate-methylamine ligase activity
Is a GO:0050260 ribose-5-phosphate-ammonia ligase activity
Is a GO:0034028 5-(carboxyamino)imidazole ribonucleotide synthase activity
Is a GO:0032267 tRNA(Ile)-lysidine synthase activity
Is a GO:0061483 sulfinylpropanyl adenylate synthase
Is a GO:0004087 carbamoyl-phosphate synthase (ammonia) activity
Is a GO:0072590 N-acetyl-L-aspartate-L-glutamate ligase activity
Is a GO:0072591 citrate-L-glutamate ligase activity

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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:0016879. 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:0016879 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0016879 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-10-24 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the joining of two molecules, or two groups within a single molecule, via a carbon-nitrogen bond, with the concomitant hydrolysis of the diphosphate bond in ATP or a similar triphosphate.
2010-10-24 Deleted DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016874 (ligase activity)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2006-02-09 Added XREF EC:6.3
2006-02-09 Deleted XREF EC:6.3.-.-
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2003-04-15 Updated DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2003-03-26 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances, via a carbon-nitrogen bond, with concomitant breaking of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2003-03-25 Updated TERM ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2003-03-19 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds activity
2002-02-06 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2001-04-03 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2001-03-30 Added XREF EC:6.3.-.-
2001-03-30 Added TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2003-03-25 Updated TERM ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2003-03-19 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds activity
2002-02-06 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2001-04-03 Updated TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
2001-03-30 Added TERM ligase, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-10-24 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the joining of two molecules, or two groups within a single molecule, via a carbon-nitrogen bond, with the concomitant hydrolysis of the diphosphate bond in ATP or a similar triphosphate.
2010-10-24 Deleted DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM other carbon-nitrogen ligase activity
2003-04-15 Updated DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances via a carbon-nitrogen bond with concomitant breakage of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.
2003-03-26 Added DEFINITION Catalysis of the ligation of two substances, via a carbon-nitrogen bond, with concomitant breaking of a diphosphate linkage, usually in a nucleoside triphosphate.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0016874 (ligase activity)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2006-02-09 Added XREF EC:6.3
2006-02-09 Deleted XREF EC:6.3.-.-
2001-03-30 Added XREF EC:6.3.-.-
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