Term Information [More information on putrescine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0009445
Name
putrescine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
putrescine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving putrescine, 1,4-diaminobutane; putrescine can be formed by decarboxylation of ornithine and is the metabolic precursor of spermidine and spermine. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0009445 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of putrescine metabolic process (GO:0009445)
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putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
putrescine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) amine metabolic process (GO:0009308)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amine metabolic process (GO:0044106)
putrescine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular biogenic amine metabolic process (GO:0006576)
putrescine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  ammonium ion metabolic process (GO:0097164)
putrescine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  polyamine metabolic process (GO:0006595)
Children of putrescine metabolic process (GO:0009445)
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putrescine acetylation (GO:0032920) [is_a relation] is_a  putrescine metabolic process
putrescine biosynthetic process (GO:0009446) [is_a relation] is_a  putrescine metabolic process
putrescine catabolic process (GO:0009447) [is_a relation] is_a  putrescine metabolic process
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