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Term:
glucosamine metabolic process (GO:0006041)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
chitin metabolic process +   
glucosamine metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucosamine (2-amino-2-deoxyglucopyranose), an aminodeoxysugar that occurs in combined form in chitin.
glucosamine-containing compound biosynthetic process +   
glucosamine-containing compound catabolic process +   
N-acetylglucosamine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: chitosamine metabolic process ;   chitosamine metabolism ;   glucosamine metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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