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Term:
polysaccharide metabolic process (GO:0005976)
Annotations: Rat: (112) Mouse: (111) Human: (121) Chinchilla: (116) Bonobo: (117) Dog: (77) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (78)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aldaric acid metabolic process +  
aminoglycan metabolic process +   
amylopectin metabolic process +   
ATP generation from poly-ADP-D-ribose  
carbohydrate biosynthetic process +   
carbohydrate catabolic process +   
cellular carbohydrate metabolic process +   
cellular macromolecule metabolic process +   
cyanophycin metabolic process 
gene expression +   
macromolecule biosynthetic process +   
macromolecule catabolic process +   
macromolecule modification +   
metabolism of macromolecule in other organism involved in symbiotic interaction +   
monosaccharide metabolic process +   
multi-organism carbohydrate metabolic process +   
negative regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process +   
negative regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
nucleic acid metabolic process +   
oligosaccharide metabolic process +   
polynucleotide dephosphorylation 
polysaccharide metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving a polysaccharide, a polymer of many (typically more than 10) monosaccharide residues linked glycosidically.
positive regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process +   
positive regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
protein metabolic process +   
regulation of carbohydrate metabolic process +   
regulation of macromolecule metabolic process +   
teichoic acid metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: polysaccharide metabolism
Narrow Synonyms: glycan metabolic process ;   glycan metabolism ;   multicellular organismal polysaccharide metabolic process
Alternate IDs: GO:0044263
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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