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Term:macromolecule metabolic process
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Accession:GO:0043170 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving macromolecules, any molecule of high relative molecular mass, the structure of which essentially comprises the multiple repetition of units derived, actually or conceptually, from molecules of low relative molecular mass.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: biopolymer metabolic process;   macromolecule metabolism;   organismal macromolecule metabolism
 narrow_synonym: multicellular organismal macromolecule metabolic process
 alt_id: GO:0043283;   GO:0044259

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  biological_process 19638
    metabolic process 11894
      organic substance metabolic process 11420
        macromolecule metabolic process 9869
          ATP generation from poly-ADP-D-ribose 5
          aminoglycan metabolic process + 118
          amylopectin metabolic process + 1
          cellular macromolecule metabolic process + 8319
          cyanophycin metabolic process 0
          gene expression + 6276
          macromolecule biosynthetic process + 5079
          macromolecule catabolic process + 1333
          macromolecule modification + 3898
          metabolism of macromolecule in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction + 2
          negative regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 2957
          nucleic acid metabolic process + 4908
          polynucleotide dephosphorylation 0
          polysaccharide metabolic process + 114
          positive regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 3571
          protein metabolic process + 5988
          regulation of macromolecule metabolic process + 6293
          teichoic acid metabolic process + 0
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