Term Information [More information on norepinephrine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0042415
Name
norepinephrine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
levarterenol metabolic process, levarterenol metabolism, noradrenaline metabolic process, noradrenaline metabolism, norepinephrine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving norepinephrine, a hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla, and a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic peripheral nervous system and in some tracts in the central nervous system. It is also the demethylated biosynthetic precursor of epinephrine. Source: ISBN:0198506732, GOC:jl
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Ancestors of norepinephrine metabolic process (GO:0042415)
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norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
norepinephrine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound metabolic process (GO:1901615)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) phenol-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0018958)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catechol-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0009712)
norepinephrine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
norepinephrine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  catecholamine metabolic process (GO:0006584)
Children of norepinephrine metabolic process (GO:0042415)
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norepinephrine biosynthetic process (GO:0042421) [is_a relation] is_a  norepinephrine metabolic process
norepinephrine catabolic process (GO:0042422) [is_a relation] is_a  norepinephrine metabolic process
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