Term Information [More information on homocysteine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0050667
Name
homocysteine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
Hcy metabolic process, Hcy metabolism, homocysteine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving homocysteine, the amino acid alpha-amino-gamma-mercaptobutanoic acid. Homocysteine is an important intermediate in the metabolic reactions of its S-methyl derivative, methionine. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0050667 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of homocysteine metabolic process (GO:0050667)
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homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
homocysteine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amino acid metabolic process (GO:0006520)
homocysteine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) sulfur compound metabolic process (GO:0006790)
homocysteine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  alpha-amino acid metabolic process (GO:1901605)
homocysteine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  cellular modified amino acid metabolic process (GO:0006575)
homocysteine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  sulfur amino acid metabolic process (GO:0000096)
Children of homocysteine metabolic process (GO:0050667)
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homocysteine biosynthetic process (GO:0071268) [is_a relation] is_a  homocysteine metabolic process
homocysteine catabolic process (GO:0043418) [is_a relation] is_a  homocysteine metabolic process
negative regulation of homocysteine metabolic process (GO:0050669) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  homocysteine metabolic process
positive regulation of homocysteine metabolic process (GO:0050668) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  homocysteine metabolic process
regulation of homocysteine metabolic process (GO:0050666) [regulates relation] regulates  homocysteine metabolic process
transsulfuration (GO:0019346) [is_a relation] is_a  homocysteine metabolic process
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