Term Information [More information on piRNA metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0034587
Name
piRNA metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
Piwi-associated RNA metabolic process, piRNA metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving piRNAs, Piwi-associated RNAs, a class of 24- to 30-nucleotide RNA derived from repeat or complex DNA sequence elements and processed by a Dicer-independent mechanism. Source: GOC:kmv
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History
See term history for GO:0034587 at QuickGO
Subset
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Ancestors of piRNA metabolic process (GO:0034587)
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piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle metabolic process (GO:0046483)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0043170)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0006139)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular macromolecule metabolic process (GO:0044260)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nucleic acid metabolic process (GO:0090304)
piRNA metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) RNA metabolic process (GO:0016070)
piRNA metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  ncRNA metabolic process (GO:0034660)
Children of piRNA metabolic process (GO:0034587)
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piRNA biosynthetic process (GO:1990511) [is_a relation] is_a  piRNA metabolic process
piRNA catabolic process (GO:0034588) [is_a relation] is_a  piRNA metabolic process
Rhino-Deadlock-Cutoff Complex (GO:1990469) [capable_of part of relation] capable_of part of  piRNA metabolic process
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