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GO term:superoxide metabolic process
Synonym: oxygen free radical metabolic process
Synonym: oxygen free radical metabolism
Synonym: superoxide free radical metabolic process
Synonym: superoxide free radical metabolism
Synonym: superoxide metabolism
GO id:GO:0006801
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving superoxide, the superoxide anion O2- (superoxide free radical), or any compound containing this species.
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                        is-ahypochlorous acid metabolic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-anitric oxide metabolic process +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-asuperoxide metabolic process [GO:0006801] (47 genes, 77 annotations)
                                                regulatesregulation of superoxide metabolic process +
                                                is-aremoval of superoxide radicals +
                                                is-asuperoxide anion generation +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-areactive oxygen species metabolic process
                                        is-ahydrogen peroxide metabolic process +
                                        is-ahypochlorous acid metabolic process +
                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-anitric oxide metabolic process +
                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-areactive oxygen species biosynthetic process +
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process +
                                        is-asuperoxide metabolic process [GO:0006801] (47 genes, 77 annotations)
                                                regulatesregulation of superoxide metabolic process +
                                                is-aremoval of superoxide radicals +
                                                is-asuperoxide anion generation +


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12/09/2014
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