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Term:
methylmercury metabolic process (GO:0042191)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
methylmercury metabolic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways involving methylmercury (MeHg+), a highly toxic organometal which can accumulate in tissues, particularly in fish species.
organomercury biosynthetic process +  
organomercury catabolic process +  
phenylmercury acetate metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: methylmercury metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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