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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Accession:CHEBI:52214 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any molecule or ion capable of binding to a central metal atom to form coordination complexes.
Synonyms:related_synonym: ligands
 xref: Wikipedia:Ligand

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        role 20042
          chemical role 19589
            ligand 5851
              AP20187 8
              carbon monoxide 98
              chelator + 5833
              curcumin + 897
              poly(N-acetyllactosamine) 1
              propylenediamine + 0
              sulfamethazine + 3
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