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Term:
cyanide metabolic process (GO:0019499)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1,2-dichloroethane metabolic process +  
2-nitropropane metabolic process +  
acetate ester metabolic process +   
acrylonitrile metabolic process +  
aerobic respiration, using ammonia as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using nitrite as electron donor 
aldoxime metabolic process +  
amino-acid betaine metabolic process +   
anaerobic respiration, using ammonium as electron donor 
arugosin metabolic process +  
austinol metabolic process +  
benzonitrile metabolic process 
betaine aldehyde metabolic process +  
candicidin metabolic process +  
carbamoyl phosphate metabolic process +   
carbohydrate derivative metabolic process +   
carbohydrate metabolic process +   
carbon fixation +  
carbon tetrachloride metabolic process +   
cellular aldehyde metabolic process +   
cellular alkane metabolic process +  
cellular alkyne metabolic process +  
cellular amide metabolic process +   
cellular amine metabolic process +   
cellular ketone metabolic process +   
cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process +   
cellular nitrogen compound catabolic process +   
cellular terminal acetylenic compound biosynthetic process +  
choline metabolic process +   
cyanate metabolic process +   
cyanide metabolic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways involving cyanide, NC-, the anion of hydrocyanic acid. Cyanide is a potent inhibitor of respiration, reacting with the ferric form of cytochrome aa3 and thus blocking the electron transport chain.
dehydroaustinol metabolic process +  
dichloromethane metabolic process  
dimethyl sulfoxide metabolic process 
ether metabolic process +   
fatty acid derivative metabolic process +   
flavin-containing compound metabolic process +   
flavonoid metabolic process +   
halogenated hydrocarbon metabolic process +   
imidazole-containing compound metabolic process +   
indole-containing compound metabolic process +   
isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process +   
lipid metabolic process +   
macromolecule metabolic process +   
nitroglycerin metabolic process 
nucleobase-containing compound metabolic process +   
olefin metabolic process +   
organic acid metabolic process +   
organic cyclic compound metabolic process +   
organic hydroxy compound metabolic process +   
organic substance biosynthetic process +   
organic substance catabolic process +   
organometal metabolic process +  
organonitrogen compound metabolic process +   
organophosphate metabolic process +   
organosilicon metabolic process +  
paclitaxel metabolic process +  
pentaerythritol tetranitrate metabolic process 
phosphinothricin metabolic process +  
poly(3-hydroxyalkanoate) metabolic process +  
poly(hydroxyalkanoate) metabolic process +  
polyketide metabolic process +   
purine-containing compound metabolic process +   
pyridine-containing compound metabolic process +   
pyrimidine-containing compound metabolic process +   
S-adenosylmethionine metabolic process +   
thioester metabolic process +   

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

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