Term Information [More information on mycothiol metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0010126
Name
mycothiol metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
mycothiol metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving mycothiol, which consists of N-acetyl-L-cysteine linked to a pseudodisaccharide, D-glucosamine and myo-inositol. Mycothiol is produced in actinomycetes like mycobacteria and serves similar functions to glutathione. Source: GOC:pz
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0010126 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of mycothiol metabolic process (GO:0010126)
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mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  carbohydrate derivative metabolic process (GO:1901135)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
mycothiol metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) glycosyl compound metabolic process (GO:1901657)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  cofactor metabolic process (GO:0051186)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  glycoside metabolic process (GO:0016137)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
mycothiol metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  sulfur compound metabolic process (GO:0006790)
Children of mycothiol metabolic process (GO:0010126)
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mycothiol biosynthetic process (GO:0010125) [is_a relation] is_a  mycothiol metabolic process