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GO term:nitric oxide metabolic process
Synonym: nitric oxide metabolism
GO id:GO:0046209
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving nitric oxide, nitrogen monoxide (NO), a colorless gas only slightly soluble in water.
Number of paths to term: 3

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 [GO:0046209] (66 genes, 80 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide catabolic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of nitric 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 +


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 [GO:0046209] (66 genes, 80 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide catabolic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of nitric 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 +


obsolete Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-areactive nitrogen species metabolic process
                                        is-anitrate metabolic process +
                                        is-anitric oxide metabolic process [GO:0046209] (66 genes, 80 annotations)
                                                negatively-regulatesnegative regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide biosynthetic process +
                                                is-anitric oxide catabolic process
                                                positively-regulatespositive regulation of nitric oxide metabolic process +
                                                regulatesregulation of nitric oxide metabolic process


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