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GO term:polyamine metabolic process
Synonym: polyamine metabolism
GO id:GO:0006595
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving polyamines, any organic compound containing two or more amino groups.
Number of paths to term: 5

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
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negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acellular amine metabolic process
                                                is-acellular biogenic amine metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine catabolic process +
                                                        is-aethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahistamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aindolalkylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-anicotianamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aphenylethylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-apolyamine metabolic process [GO:0006595] (16 genes, 46 annotations)
                                                                is-anor-spermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine acetylation +
                                                                is-apolyamine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aputrescine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acellular amine metabolic process
                                                is-acellular biogenic amine metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine catabolic process +
                                                        is-aethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahistamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aindolalkylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-anicotianamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aphenylethylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-apolyamine metabolic process [GO:0006595] (16 genes, 46 annotations)
                                                                is-anor-spermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine acetylation +
                                                                is-apolyamine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aputrescine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-acellular amine metabolic process
                                                is-acellular biogenic amine metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine catabolic process +
                                                        is-aethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                        is-ahistamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aindolalkylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-anicotianamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-aphenylethylamine metabolic process +
                                                        is-apolyamine metabolic process [GO:0006595] (16 genes, 46 annotations)
                                                                is-anor-spermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine acetylation +
                                                                is-apolyamine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aputrescine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermidine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aspermine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aamine metabolic process
                                                is-acellular amine metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine metabolic process
                                                                is-acellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-acellular biogenic amine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                                is-ahistamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aindolalkylamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-anicotianamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aphenylethylamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine metabolic process [GO:0006595] (16 genes, 46 annotations)
                                                                        is-anor-spermidine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-apolyamine acetylation +
                                                                        is-apolyamine biosynthetic process +
                                                                        is-apolyamine catabolic process +
                                                                        is-aputrescine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-aspermidine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-aspermine metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-aamine metabolic process
                                                is-acellular amine metabolic process
                                                        is-acellular biogenic amine metabolic process
                                                                is-acellular biogenic amine biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-acellular biogenic amine catabolic process +
                                                                is-aethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                                is-ahistamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aindolalkylamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-anicotianamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-aphenylethylamine metabolic process +
                                                                is-apolyamine metabolic process [GO:0006595] (16 genes, 46 annotations)
                                                                        is-anor-spermidine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-apolyamine acetylation +
                                                                        is-apolyamine biosynthetic process +
                                                                        is-apolyamine catabolic process +
                                                                        is-aputrescine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-aspermidine metabolic process +
                                                                        is-aspermine metabolic process +


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