Term Information [More information on vitamin metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006766
Name
vitamin metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
vitamin metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving vitamins. Vitamin is a general term for a number of unrelated organic substances that occur in many foods in small amounts and that are necessary in trace amounts for the normal metabolic functioning of the body. Vitamins may be water-soluble or fat-soluble and usually serve as components of coenzyme systems. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006766 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_pombe
gosubset_prok
goslim_pir
goslim_candida
goslim_aspergillus
goslim_yeast
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Ancestors of vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006766)
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vitamin metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
vitamin metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
vitamin metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
vitamin metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
vitamin metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
Children of vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006766)
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fat-soluble vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006775) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin metabolic process
negative regulation of vitamin metabolic process (GO:0046137) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  vitamin metabolic process
positive regulation of vitamin metabolic process (GO:0046136) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  vitamin metabolic process
regulation of vitamin metabolic process (GO:0030656) [regulates relation] regulates  vitamin metabolic process
vitamin biosynthetic process (GO:0009110) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin metabolic process
vitamin catabolic process (GO:0009111) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin metabolic process
water-soluble vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006767) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin metabolic process