OBO ID: GO:0003674
Term Name: molecular_function Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • molecular function
Definition: A molecular process that can be carried out by the action of a single macromolecular machine, usually via direct physical interactions with other molecular entities. Function in this sense denotes an action, or activity, that a gene product (or a complex) performs. These actions are described from two distinct but related perspectives: (1) biochemical activity, and (2) role as a component in a larger system/process.
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Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
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