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Term:
estrogen metabolic process (GO:0008210)
Annotations: Rat: (24) Mouse: (25) Human: (34) Chinchilla: (16) Bonobo: (23) Dog: (21) Squirrel: (15) Pig: (20)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol metabolic process +  
(25S)-Delta(4)-dafachronate metabolic process 
(25S)-Delta(7)-dafachronate metabolic process 
androgen metabolic process +   
bile acid metabolic process +   
brexanolone metabolic process +  
C21-steroid hormone metabolic process +   
calcitonin catabolic process  
cytokinin metabolic process +   
ecdysteroid metabolic process +  
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside metabolic process +  
estrogen metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving estrogens, C18 steroid hormones that can stimulate the development of female sexual characteristics. Also found in plants.
glucocorticoid metabolic process +   
helvolic acid metabolic process +  
indoleacetic acid metabolic process +  
juvenile hormone metabolic process +  
melatonin metabolic process +   
mineralocorticoid metabolic process +   
negative regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
phytosteroid metabolic process +   
positive regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
prolactin metabolic process 
regulation of steroid metabolic process +   
retinoic acid metabolic process +   
retinol metabolic process  
steroid acetylation +  
steroid biosynthetic process +   
steroid catabolic process +   
steroid deacetylation +  
steroid esterification +   
sterol metabolic process +   
vitamin D metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: estrogen metabolism ;   oestrogen metabolic process ;   oestrogen metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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