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GO term:RNA metabolic process
Synonym: RNA metabolism
GO id:GO:0016070
Definition:The cellular chemical reactions and pathways involving RNA, ribonucleic acid, one of the two main type of nucleic acid, consisting of a long, unbranched macromolecule formed from ribonucleotides joined in 3',5'-phosphodiester linkage.
Number of paths to term: 13

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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-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular macromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-acell wall macromolecule metabolic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule catabolic process +
                                        is-acellular polysaccharide metabolic process +
                                        is-acellular protein metabolic process +
                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                        is-aglycoprotein metabolic process +
                                        is-ahemoglobin metabolic process +
                                        is-amacromolecule methylation +
                                        is-apoly-gamma-glutamate metabolic process +
                                        is-areceptor metabolic process +
                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aheterocycle metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular macromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-acell wall macromolecule metabolic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                        is-acellular macromolecule catabolic process +
                                        is-acellular polysaccharide metabolic process +
                                        is-acellular protein metabolic process +
                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                        is-aglycoprotein metabolic process +
                                        is-ahemoglobin metabolic process +
                                        is-amacromolecule methylation +
                                        is-apoly-gamma-glutamate metabolic process +
                                        is-areceptor metabolic process +
                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aheterocycle metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-acellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-amacromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-acellular macromolecule metabolic process
                                                is-acell wall macromolecule metabolic process +
                                                is-acellular macromolecule biosynthetic process +
                                                is-acellular macromolecule catabolic process +
                                                is-acellular polysaccharide metabolic process +
                                                is-acellular protein metabolic process +
                                                is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                is-aglycoprotein metabolic process +
                                                is-ahemoglobin metabolic process +
                                                is-amacromolecule methylation +
                                                is-apoly-gamma-glutamate metabolic process +
                                                is-areceptor metabolic process +
                                                is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                        is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                        is-aleading strand elongation
                                                        is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                        is-aRNA folding
                                                        is-aRNA modification +
                                                        is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA processing +
                                                        is-aRNA repair
                                                        is-aRNA replication +
                                                        is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                        is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-amacromolecule metabolic process
                                        is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                        is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                        is-aleading strand elongation
                                                        is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                        is-aRNA folding
                                                        is-aRNA modification +
                                                        is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA processing +
                                                        is-aRNA repair
                                                        is-aRNA replication +
                                                        is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                        is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                        is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                                is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                                is-aleading strand elongation
                                                                is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                                is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                                is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                                is-aRNA folding
                                                                is-aRNA modification +
                                                                is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                                is-aRNA processing +
                                                                is-aRNA repair
                                                                is-aRNA replication +
                                                                is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                                is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aprimary metabolic process
                                is-anucleobase-containing compound metabolic process
                                        is-anucleic acid metabolic process
                                                is-aDNA metabolic process +
                                                is-anucleic acid phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                is-aRNA metabolic process [GO:0016070] (3496 genes, 11085 annotations)
                                                        is-alagging strand elongation +
                                                        is-aleading strand elongation
                                                        is-amitochondrial RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-amRNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-ancRNA metabolic process +
                                                        negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        positively-regulatespositive regulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        regulatesregulation of RNA metabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA biosynthetic process +
                                                        is-aRNA catabolic process +
                                                        is-aRNA exon ligation +
                                                        is-aRNA folding
                                                        is-aRNA modification +
                                                        is-aRNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +
                                                        is-aRNA processing +
                                                        is-aRNA repair
                                                        is-aRNA replication +
                                                        is-aRNA secondary structure unwinding
                                                        is-aviral double stranded DNA replication via reverse transcription


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