name: ether metabolic process
def: "The chemical reactions and pathways involving organic ethers, any anhydride of the general formula R1-O-R2, formed between two identical or nonidentical organic hydroxy compounds." [GOC:pr, ISBN:0198506732]
synonym: "ether metabolism" EXACT 
synonym: "organic ether metabolic process" EXACT 
synonym: "organic ether metabolism" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0044281 ! small molecule metabolic process
is_a: GO:0071704 ! organic substance metabolic process
Gene Ontology Home
The contents of this box are automatically generated. You can help by adding information to the "Notes"
|Last version checked|
See Help:References for how to manage references in GONUTS.
This category has the following 30 subcategories, out of 30 total.