Term Information [More information on glucosamine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006041
Name
glucosamine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
chitosamine metabolic process, chitosamine metabolism, glucosamine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucosamine (2-amino-2-deoxyglucopyranose), an aminodeoxysugar that occurs in combined form in chitin. Source: ISBN:0198506732, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006041 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of glucosamine metabolic process (GO:0006041)
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glucosamine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
glucosamine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
glucosamine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
glucosamine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbohydrate derivative metabolic process (GO:1901135)
glucosamine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) amino sugar metabolic process (GO:0006040)
glucosamine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  glucosamine-containing compound metabolic process (GO:1901071)
Children of glucosamine metabolic process (GO:0006041)
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diacetylchitobiose catabolic process to glucosamine and acetate (GO:0052776) [is_a relation] is_a  glucosamine metabolic process
glucosamine biosynthetic process (GO:0006042) [is_a relation] is_a  glucosamine metabolic process
glucosamine catabolic process (GO:0006043) [is_a relation] is_a  glucosamine metabolic process
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