structural constituent of egg coat

id: GO:0035804
name: structural constituent of egg coat
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The action of a molecule that contributes to the structural integrity of an egg coat. An egg coat is a specialized extracellular matrix that surrounds the ovum of animals. The egg coat provides structural support and can play an essential role in oogenesis, fertilization and early development.

Child Functions

GO:0008316structural constituent of vitelline membrane

Parent Functions

GO:0005198structural molecule activity