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Term:
cellulose metabolic process (GO:0030243)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(1->3)-beta-D-glucan metabolic process +  
(1->6)-beta-D-glucan metabolic process +  
beta-glucan biosynthetic process +  
beta-glucan catabolic process +  
cell wall beta-glucan metabolic process +  
cellulose metabolic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways involving cellulose, a linear beta1-4 glucan of molecular mass 50-400 kDa with the pyranose units in the -4C1 conformation.
regulation of beta-glucan metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cellulose metabolism
Alternate IDs: GO:0016177
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732

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