Term Information [More information on polysaccharide metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0005976
Name
polysaccharide metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
glycan metabolic process, glycan metabolism, polysaccharide metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving a polysaccharide, a polymer of many (typically more than 10) monosaccharide residues linked glycosidically. Source: CHEBI:18154, ISBN:0198547684
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0005976 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_pir
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Ancestors of polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005976)
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polysaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
polysaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
polysaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
polysaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
polysaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0005975)
polysaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
Children of polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005976)
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apiogalacturonan metabolic process (GO:0010397) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
arabinan metabolic process (GO:0031221) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
cell wall polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0010383) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
cellular polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0044264) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
galacturonan metabolic process (GO:0010393) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
glucan metabolic process (GO:0044042) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
multicellular organismal polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0044263) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
polysaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0000271) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
polysaccharide catabolic process (GO:0000272) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
regulation of polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0032881) [regulates relation] regulates  polysaccharide metabolic process
substituted mannan metabolic process (GO:0006080) [is_a relation] is_a  polysaccharide metabolic process
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