Term Information [More information on methylmercury metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0042191
Name
methylmercury metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
methylmercury metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving methylmercury (MeHg+), a highly toxic organometal which can accumulate in tissues, particularly in fish species. Source: GOC:ai
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0042191 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of methylmercury metabolic process (GO:0042191)
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methylmercury metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
methylmercury metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
methylmercury metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
methylmercury metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
methylmercury metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
methylmercury metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organometal metabolic process (GO:0018942)
methylmercury metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  organomercury metabolic process (GO:0018941)
Children of methylmercury metabolic process (GO:0042191)
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methylmercury biosynthetic process (GO:0042192) [is_a relation] is_a  methylmercury metabolic process
methylmercury catabolic process (GO:0042193) [is_a relation] is_a  methylmercury metabolic process
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