sterol binding

id: GO:0032934
name: sterol binding
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with a sterol, any steroid containing a hydroxy group in the 3 position, closely related to cholestan-3-ol.

Child Functions

GO:0008142oxysterol binding
GO:0015485cholesterol binding
GO:0032935sterol sensor activity

Parent Functions

GO:0005496steroid binding