Term Information [More information on monosaccharide metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0005996
Name
monosaccharide metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
monosaccharide metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving monosaccharides, the simplest carbohydrates. They are polyhydric alcohols containing either an aldehyde or a keto group and between three to ten or more carbon atoms. They form the constitutional repeating units of oligo- and polysaccharides. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0005996 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of monosaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005996)
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monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
monosaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0005975)
monosaccharide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
monosaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism carbohydrate metabolic process (GO:0044723)
monosaccharide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
Children of monosaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005996)
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1,5-anhydro-D-fructose metabolic process (GO:1901801) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-D-gluconic acid metabolic process (GO:1901272) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
Entner-Doudoroff pathway through gluconate to D-glyceraldehyde (GO:0061680) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
hexose metabolic process (GO:0019318) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
keto-3-deoxy-D-manno-octulosonic acid metabolic process (GO:0046400) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
L-ascorbic acid metabolic process (GO:0019852) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
monosaccharide biosynthetic process (GO:0046364) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
monosaccharide catabolic process (GO:0046365) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
pentose metabolic process (GO:0019321) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
tetrose metabolic process (GO:0033347) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
uronic acid metabolic process (GO:0006063) [is_a relation] is_a  monosaccharide metabolic process
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