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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


obsolete 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 +
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        is-asuperoxide metabolic process [GO:0006801] (48 genes, 78 annotations)
                                                regulatesregulation of superoxide metabolic process +
                                                is-aremoval of superoxide radicals +
                                                is-asuperoxide anion generation +


obsolete 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 +
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process by negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        regulatesregulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter
                                        is-asuperoxide metabolic process [GO:0006801] (48 genes, 78 annotations)
                                                regulatesregulation of superoxide metabolic process +
                                                is-aremoval of superoxide radicals +
                                                is-asuperoxide anion generation +


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07/21/2015
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