Term Information [More information on taurine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0019530
Name
taurine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
taurine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid), a sulphur-containing amino acid derivative important in the metabolism of fats. Source: ISBN:0198600461, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0019530 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of taurine metabolic process (GO:0019530)
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taurine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
taurine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
taurine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
taurine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
taurine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
taurine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
taurine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
taurine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  sulfur compound metabolic process (GO:0006790)
Children of taurine metabolic process (GO:0019530)
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L-cysteine catabolic process to taurine (GO:0019452) [is_a relation] is_a  taurine metabolic process
taurine biosynthetic process (GO:0042412) [is_a relation] is_a  taurine metabolic process
taurine catabolic process (GO:0019529) [is_a relation] is_a  taurine metabolic process
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