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Term:
arabinose metabolic process (GO:0019566)
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arabinose metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving arabinose, arabino-pentose. L-Arabinose occurs both free, for example in the heartwood of many conifers, and in the combined state, as a constituent of plant hemicelluloses, bacterial polysaccharides etc. D-arabinose is a constituent of arabinonucleosides.
D-ribose metabolic process +   
D-xylose metabolic process +   
L-lyxose metabolic process 
pentose biosynthetic process +   
pentose catabolic process +   
xylulose metabolic process +   

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

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