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Term:
mannose metabolic process (GO:0006013)
Annotations: Rat: (11) Mouse: (11) Human: (11) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (11) Squirrel: (6) Pig: (10)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
allose metabolic process +  
fructose metabolic process +   
fucose metabolic process +   
galactose metabolic process +   
glucose metabolic process +   
hexose biosynthetic process +   
hexose catabolic process +   
mannose metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving mannose, the aldohexose manno-hexose, the C-2 epimer of glucose. The D-(+)-form is widely distributed in mannans and hemicelluloses and is of major importance in the core oligosaccharide of N-linked oligosaccharides of glycoproteins.
rhamnose metabolic process +  
sorbose metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: mannose metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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