- Term Label: binding
- Term Accession: 0005488
- Term IRI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0005488
- Definition: The selective, non-covalent, often stoichiometric, interaction of a molecule with one or more specific sites on another molecule.
gosubset_prok; gocheck_do_not_manually_annotate; goslim_plant; goslim_pir
comment: Note that this term is in the subset of terms that should not be used for direct, manual gene product annotation. Please choose a more specific child term, or request a new one if no suitable term is available. For ligands that bind to signal transducing receptors, consider the molecular function term 'receptor binding ; GO:0005102' and its children.