Term Information [More information on malate metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006108
Name
malate metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
malate metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving malate, the anion of hydroxybutanedioic acid, a chiral hydroxydicarboxylic acid. The (+) enantiomer is an important intermediate in metabolism as a component of both the TCA cycle and the glyoxylate cycle. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006108 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of malate metabolic process (GO:0006108)
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malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
malate metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
malate metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
malate metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  dicarboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0043648)

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