folic acid binding

id: GO:0005542
name: folic acid binding
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with folic acid, pteroylglutamic acid. Folic acid is widely distributed as a member of the vitamin B complex and is essential for the synthesis of purine and pyrimidines.

Parent Functions

GO:0016597amino acid binding
GO:0019842vitamin binding