Term Information [More information on hydrogen peroxide metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0042743
Name
hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
H2O2 metabolic process, hydrogen peroxide metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), a potentially harmful byproduct of aerobic cellular respiration which can cause damage to DNA. Source: http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0042743 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process (GO:0042743)
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hydrogen peroxide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
hydrogen peroxide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
hydrogen peroxide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
hydrogen peroxide metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
hydrogen peroxide metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  reactive oxygen species metabolic process (GO:0072593)
Children of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process (GO:0042743)
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detoxification of hydrogen peroxide (GO:0061691) [is_a relation] is_a  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
hydrogen peroxide biosynthetic process (GO:0050665) [is_a relation] is_a  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
hydrogen peroxide catabolic process (GO:0042744) [is_a relation] is_a  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
negative regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process (GO:0010727) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
positive regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process (GO:0010726) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
regulation of hydrogen peroxide metabolic process (GO:0010310) [regulates relation] regulates  hydrogen peroxide metabolic process
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