Term:macromolecule metabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving macromolecules, any molecule of high relative molecular mass, the structure of which essentially comprises the multiple repetition of units derived, actually or conceptually, from molecules of low relative molecular mass.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: biopolymer metabolic process;   macromolecule metabolism;   organismal macromolecule metabolism
 narrow_synonym: multicellular organismal macromolecule metabolic process
 alt_id: GO:0043283;   GO:0044259

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  biological_process 17926
    metabolic process 10677
      organic substance metabolic process 10127
        macromolecule metabolic process 8686
          ATP generation from poly-ADP-D-ribose 5
          aminoglycan metabolic process + 100
          amylopectin metabolic process + 1
          cellular macromolecule metabolic process + 7488
          cyanophycin metabolic process 0
          gene expression + 4929
          macromolecule biosynthetic process + 4408
          macromolecule catabolic process + 1217
          macromolecule modification + 3902
          metabolism of macromolecule in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction + 2
          negative regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 2647
          nucleic acid metabolic process + 4438
          polynucleotide dephosphorylation 0
          polysaccharide metabolic process + 111
          positive regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 3327
          protein metabolic process + 5526
          regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 5659
          teichoic acid metabolic process + 0
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