Term Information [More information on cytosine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0019858
Name
cytosine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
cytosine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving cytosine, 4-amino-2-hydroxypyrimidine, a pyrimidine derivative that is one of the five main bases found in nucleic acids; it occurs widely in cytidine derivatives. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0019858 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of cytosine metabolic process (GO:0019858)
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cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
cytosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle metabolic process (GO:0046483)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0006139)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nucleobase-containing small molecule metabolic process (GO:0055086)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nucleobase metabolic process (GO:0009112)
cytosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) pyrimidine-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0072527)
cytosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  pyrimidine nucleobase metabolic process (GO:0006206)
Children of cytosine metabolic process (GO:0019858)
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cytosine biosynthetic process (GO:0046089) [is_a relation] is_a  cytosine metabolic process
cytosine catabolic process (GO:0006209) [is_a relation] is_a  cytosine metabolic process
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