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GO:0046872 metal ion binding

Term Information

ID GO:0046872
Name metal ion binding
Ontology Molecular Function
Definition Interacting selectively and non-covalently with any metal ion.
GONUTS GO:0046872 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
narrow heavy metal binding
exact metal binding

Annotation Guidance

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Annotation Guidelines
Binding term considerationsLink

GO Slims

This term is present in the following GO Consortium-maintained GO slims:
GO slim nameCount of all terms
goslim_metagenomics116

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_input CHEBI CHEBI:25213 metal cation

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000006
InterPro IPR000306
InterPro IPR000347
InterPro IPR000385
InterPro IPR000518
InterPro IPR000571
InterPro IPR000907
InterPro IPR000966
InterPro IPR001008
InterPro IPR001189
InterPro IPR001396
InterPro IPR001424
InterPro IPR001604
InterPro IPR001670
InterPro IPR001731
InterPro IPR001802
InterPro IPR002045
InterPro IPR002729
InterPro IPR002780
InterPro IPR002888
InterPro IPR003019
InterPro IPR003251
InterPro IPR003451
InterPro IPR003541
InterPro IPR003735
InterPro IPR003806
InterPro IPR003821
InterPro IPR004177
InterPro IPR004361
InterPro IPR004385
InterPro IPR004419
InterPro IPR004421
InterPro IPR004613
InterPro IPR004688
InterPro IPR004722
InterPro IPR006035
InterPro IPR006121
InterPro IPR006124
InterPro IPR006127
InterPro IPR006146
InterPro IPR006158
InterPro IPR006243
InterPro IPR006409
InterPro IPR006794
InterPro IPR007087
InterPro IPR007719
InterPro IPR008225
InterPro IPR008250
InterPro IPR008434
InterPro IPR008899
InterPro IPR008963
InterPro IPR009170
InterPro IPR009810
InterPro IPR010606
InterPro IPR011237
InterPro IPR011249
InterPro IPR011264
InterPro IPR011541
InterPro IPR011761
InterPro IPR011791
InterPro IPR012188
InterPro IPR012827
InterPro IPR013082
InterPro IPR013483
InterPro IPR013485
InterPro IPR013819
InterPro IPR014033
InterPro IPR014273
InterPro IPR014279
InterPro IPR014313
InterPro IPR014789
InterPro IPR015013
InterPro IPR015014
InterPro IPR015376
InterPro IPR015407
InterPro IPR015782
InterPro IPR015914
InterPro IPR016131
InterPro IPR016205
InterPro IPR016440
InterPro IPR016700
InterPro IPR017194
InterPro IPR017660
InterPro IPR017714
InterPro IPR017854
InterPro IPR017969
InterPro IPR018146
InterPro IPR018211
InterPro IPR018524
InterPro IPR018527
InterPro IPR018957
InterPro IPR019831
InterPro IPR019832
InterPro IPR019833
InterPro IPR019851
InterPro IPR019855
InterPro IPR019856
InterPro IPR019857
InterPro IPR019858
InterPro IPR020821
InterPro IPR020833
InterPro IPR020834
InterPro IPR020855
InterPro IPR021604
InterPro IPR022433
InterPro IPR023659
InterPro IPR023661
InterPro IPR023843
InterPro IPR023844
InterPro IPR024279
InterPro IPR024344
InterPro IPR027160
InterPro IPR027352
InterPro IPR027355
InterPro IPR027448
InterPro IPR027514
InterPro IPR027617
InterPro IPR028836
InterPro IPR029516
InterPro IPR029517
InterPro IPR029518
InterPro IPR030977
InterPro IPR031877
InterPro IPR033641
UniProtKB-KW Metal-binding
UniProtKB-KW Metal-thiolate cluster

Replaces

This term can be used instead of these obsolete terms:
GO Identifier GO Term Name Reason
GO:0005505 obsolete heavy metal binding CONSIDER GO:0046872

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0046872:
Relationship To GO:0046872 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0000287 magnesium ion binding
Is a GO:0005509 calcium ion binding
Is a GO:0046914 transition metal ion binding
Is a GO:0031420 alkali metal ion binding
Is a GO:0046911 metal chelating activity
Is a GO:0032791 lead ion binding

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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:0046872. 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:0046872 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0046872 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-04-07 Deleted RELATION has part GO:0001204 (bacterial-type RNA polymerase transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2011-11-26 Added RELATION has part GO:0001204 (bacterial-type RNA polymerase transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2011-11-26 Added RELATION has part GO:0001199 (transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2009-07-03 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively and non-covalently with any metal ion.
2009-07-03 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2009-06-25 Added RELATION is a GO:0043169 (cation binding)
2009-06-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0043167 (ion binding)
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0043167 (ion binding)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM metal binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM metal binding
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM metal binding
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM metal binding
2003-06-10 Updated TERM metal ion binding
2003-03-26 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2003-03-19 Updated TERM metal ion binding activity
2003-02-26 Added TERM metal ion binding
2003-02-26 Added SYNONYM metal binding

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2003-06-10 Updated TERM metal ion binding
2003-03-19 Updated TERM metal ion binding activity
2003-02-26 Added TERM metal ion binding

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-07-03 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively and non-covalently with any metal ion.
2009-07-03 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM metal binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM metal binding
2005-08-10 Added SYNONYM heavy metal binding
2004-04-19 Added SYNONYM metal binding
2004-04-16 Deleted SYNONYM metal binding
2003-03-26 Added DEFINITION Interacting selectively with any metal ion.
2003-02-26 Added SYNONYM metal binding

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2012-04-07 Deleted RELATION has part GO:0001204 (bacterial-type RNA polymerase transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2011-11-26 Added RELATION has part GO:0001204 (bacterial-type RNA polymerase transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2011-11-26 Added RELATION has part GO:0001199 (transcription factor activity, metal ion regulated sequence-specific DNA binding)
2009-06-25 Added RELATION is a GO:0043169 (cation binding)
2009-06-25 Deleted RELATION is a GO:0043167 (ion binding)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0043167 (ion binding)

Other

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2013-04-18 Updated SLIM goslim_metagenomics
2012-02-17 Added SLIM goslim_metagenomics
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