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GO:0006012 galactose metabolic process

Term Information

ID GO:0006012
Name galactose metabolic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
GONUTS GO:0006012 Wiki Page

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Type Synonym
exact galactose metabolism

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_participant CHEBI CHEBI:28260 galactose

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR000705
InterPro IPR000766
InterPro IPR001937
InterPro IPR005849
InterPro IPR005850
InterPro IPR005886
InterPro IPR013458
InterPro IPR013739
InterPro IPR019779
InterPro IPR022963
UniProtKB-KW Galactose metabolism
Wikipedia Galactose

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Child Terms

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Relationship To GO:0006012 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0019388 galactose catabolic process
Is a GO:0046369 galactose biosynthetic process
Is a GO:1901356 beta-D-galactofuranose metabolic process
Is a GO:0061612 galactose to glucose-1-phosphate metabolic process

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006012 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006012 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-07-18 Deleted XREF MetaCyc:GALACTMETAB-PWY
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Galactose
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019318 (hexose metabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2007-01-29 Added SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2007-01-15 Updated TERM galactose metabolic process
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2005-01-21 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2003-10-27 Added XREF MetaCyc:GALACTMETAB-PWY
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and physical changes involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM galactose metabolism
2001-04-03 Updated TERM galactose metabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM galactose metabolism

Term

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM galactose metabolic process
2002-02-06 Updated TERM galactose metabolism
2001-04-03 Updated TERM galactose metabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM galactose metabolism

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2007-01-29 Added SYNONYM galactose metabolism
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2005-01-21 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.
2002-11-27 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and physical changes involving galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose. D-galactose is widely distributed in combined form in plants, animals and microorganisms as a constituent of oligo- and polysaccharides; it also occurs in galactolipids and as its glucoside in lactose and melibiose.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0019318 (hexose metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2010-07-18 Deleted XREF MetaCyc:GALACTMETAB-PWY
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Galactose
2003-10-27 Added XREF MetaCyc:GALACTMETAB-PWY
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