Term Information [More information on glucocorticoid metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0008211
Name
glucocorticoid metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
glucocorticoid metabolism, glucocorticosteroid metabolic process, glucocorticosteroid metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucocorticoids, hormonal C21 corticosteroids synthesized from cholesterol. Glucocorticoids act primarily on carbohydrate and protein metabolism, and have anti-inflammatory effects. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
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History
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Subset
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Ancestors of glucocorticoid metabolic process (GO:0008211)
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glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
glucocorticoid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  steroid metabolic process (GO:0008202)
Children of glucocorticoid metabolic process (GO:0008211)
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cortisol metabolic process (GO:0034650) [is_a relation] is_a  glucocorticoid metabolic process
glucocorticoid biosynthetic process (GO:0006704) [is_a relation] is_a  glucocorticoid metabolic process
glucocorticoid catabolic process (GO:0006713) [is_a relation] is_a  glucocorticoid metabolic process
negative regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process (GO:0031944) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  glucocorticoid metabolic process
positive regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process (GO:0031945) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  glucocorticoid metabolic process
regulation of glucocorticoid metabolic process (GO:0031943) [regulates relation] regulates  glucocorticoid metabolic process
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