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Term:hemicellulose metabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving hemicelluloses, plant cell wall polysaccharides that have a backbone of 1,4-linked beta-D-pyranosyl residues in which O4 is in the equatorial orientation. Many different hemicelluloses usually occur intermixed with each molecular type representing different degrees of polymerization and contain many different sugar monomers, which can include glucose, xylose, mannose, galactose, and arabinose. Hemicelluloses also contain most of the D-pentose sugars and occasionally small amounts of L-sugars as well. Xylose is always the sugar monomer present in the largest amount, but mannuronic acid and galacturonic acid also tend to be present.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: hemicellulose metabolism



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  biological_process 17429
    cellular process 16435
      cell wall organization or biogenesis 1
        cell wall macromolecule metabolic process 1
          cell wall polysaccharide metabolic process 0
            hemicellulose metabolic process 0
              hemicellulose catabolic process + 0
              xylan metabolic process + 0
              xyloglucan metabolic process + 0
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  biological_process 17429
    metabolic process 10976
      organic substance metabolic process 10534
        macromolecule metabolic process 9134
          cellular macromolecule metabolic process 3199
            cell wall macromolecule metabolic process 1
              cell wall polysaccharide metabolic process 0
                hemicellulose metabolic process 0
                  hemicellulose catabolic process + 0
                  xylan metabolic process + 0
                  xyloglucan metabolic process + 0
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