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Term:
heparan sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process (GO:0030201)
Annotations: Rat: (29) Mouse: (27) Human: (32) Chinchilla: (31) Bonobo: (32) Dog: (24) Squirrel: (32) Pig: (25)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cell wall proteoglycan metabolic process +  
chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +   
dermatan sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +   
heparan sulfate proteoglycan metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving any proteoglycan containing heparan sulfate, any member of a group of glycosaminoglycans that have repeat units consisting of alternating alpha-(1->4)-linked hexuronic acid and glucosamine residues, the former being a mixture of sulfated and nonsulfated D-glucuronic and L-iduronic acids, and the latter being either sulfated or acetylated on its amino group as well as sulfated on one of its hydroxyl groups.
proteoglycan biosynthetic process +   
proteoglycan catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: heparan sulfate proteoglycan metabolism ;   heparan sulphate proteoglycan metabolic process ;   heparan sulphate proteoglycan metabolism
Related Synonyms: heparin proteoglycan metabolic process
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732

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