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GO term:dihydrobiopterin metabolic process
Synonym: 6,7-dihydrobiopterin metabolic process
Synonym: 7,8-dihydrobiopterin metabolic process
Synonym: dihydrobiopterin reduction
Synonym: dihydropterin metabolic process
Synonym: dihydropterin metabolism
GO id:GO:0051066
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving a dihydrobiopterin, a reduced pteridine derivative related to folic acid; it acts as an electron carrier in tyrosine biosynthesis and its quinoid form is produced by oxidation of tetrahydrobiopterin in several biological hydroxylation reactions.
Number of paths to term: 7

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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-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-acellular process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aheterocycle metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-acellular aromatic compound metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-acellular metabolic process
                                is-aheterocycle metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-anitrogen compound metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganic cyclic compound metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-ametabolic process
                        is-aorganic substance metabolic process
                                is-aorganonitrogen compound metabolic process
                                        is-apteridine-containing compound metabolic process
                                                is-adihydrobiopterin metabolic process [GO:0051066] (1 genes, 1 annotations)
                                                        is-a7,8-dihydroneopterin 3'-triphosphate biosynthetic process
                                                is-adihydropteridine metabolic process
                                                is-afolic acid-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-amethanopterin-containing compound metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine metabolic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound biosynthetic process +
                                                is-apteridine-containing compound catabolic process +
                                                is-atatiopterin metabolic process +
                                                is-atetrahydrobiopterin metabolic process +


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