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GO Term : GO:0008291 acetylcholine metabolic process GO

Namespace  biological_process Obsolete  false
description  The chemical reactions and pathways involving acetylcholine, the acetic acid ester of the organic base choline. Acetylcholine is a major neurotransmitter and neuromodulator both in the central and peripheral nervous systems. It also acts as a paracrine signal in various non-neural tissues.

0 Data Sets

1 Ontology

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GO

0 Ontology Annotations

20 Parents

Identifier Name
GO:0044699 single-organism process
GO:0009987 cellular process
GO:0008150 biological_process
GO:0044763 single-organism cellular process
GO:0006807 nitrogen compound metabolic process
GO:0071704 organic substance metabolic process
GO:0044237 cellular metabolic process
GO:0044710 single-organism metabolic process
GO:0008152 metabolic process
GO:0065007 biological regulation
GO:0007154 cell communication
GO:0044700 single organism signaling
GO:0023052 signaling
GO:0065008 regulation of biological quality
GO:0001505 regulation of neurotransmitter levels
GO:0007268 synaptic transmission
GO:0007267 cell-cell signaling
GO:1900619 acetate ester metabolic process
GO:0008291 acetylcholine metabolic process
GO:0042133 neurotransmitter metabolic process

31 Relations

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Child Term . Identifier
is_a acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 acetylcholine catabolic process in synaptic cleft GO:0001507
is_a acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 acetylcholine catabolic process GO:0006581
is_a acetate ester metabolic process GO:1900619 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a nitrogen compound metabolic process GO:0006807 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a neurotransmitter metabolic process GO:0042133 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a single-organism cellular process GO:0044763 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a metabolic process GO:0008152 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of cellular process GO:0009987 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of cell communication GO:0007154 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a biological_process GO:0008150 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of single organism signaling GO:0044700 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of single-organism cellular process GO:0044763 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a organic substance metabolic process GO:0071704 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a regulation of biological quality GO:0065008 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a biological regulation GO:0065007 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a cellular process GO:0009987 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a cellular metabolic process GO:0044237 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of biological_process GO:0008150 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a single-organism metabolic process GO:0044710 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of cell-cell signaling GO:0007267 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a regulation of neurotransmitter levels GO:0001505 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of synaptic transmission GO:0007268 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of single-organism process GO:0044699 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
part_of signaling GO:0023052 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a single-organism process GO:0044699 acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291
is_a acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 acetylcholine biosynthetic process GO:0008292
regulates acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 regulation of acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0060408
positively regulates acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 positive regulation of acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0060409
regulates acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 positive regulation of acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0060409
negatively regulates acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0008291 negative regulation of acetylcholine metabolic process GO:0060410

1 Synonyms

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acetylcholine metabolism exact_synonym