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Term:
methane metabolic process (GO:0015947)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alkane biosynthetic process +  
alkane catabolic process +  
heptadecane metabolic process +  
methane metabolic process +  
The chemical reactions and pathways involving methane, a colorless, odorless, flammable gas with the formula CH4. It is the simplest of the alkanes.
n-octane metabolic process +  
pentadecane metabolic process +  
tridecane metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: methane metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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