Term Information [More information on pigment metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0042440
Name
pigment metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
pigment metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving pigment, any general or particular coloring matter in living organisms, e.g. melanin. Source: ISBN:0198506732, GOC:jl
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0042440 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_pir
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Ancestors of pigment metabolic process (GO:0042440)
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pigment metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
pigment metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
pigment metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
pigment metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
Children of pigment metabolic process (GO:0042440)
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anthocyanin-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0046283) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
aurone metabolic process (GO:0051550) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
flavone metabolic process (GO:0051552) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
heme metabolic process (GO:0042168) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
melanin metabolic process (GO:0006582) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
phlobaphene metabolic process (GO:0051558) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
pigment biosynthetic process (GO:0046148) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
pigment catabolic process (GO:0046149) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
pigment metabolic process involved in developmental pigmentation (GO:0043324) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
pigment metabolic process involved in pigment accumulation (GO:0043475) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
pigment metabolic process involved in pigmentation (GO:0043474) [is_a relation] is_a  pigment metabolic process
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