glucose metabolic process

id: GO:0006006
name: glucose metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving glucose, the aldohexose gluco-hexose. D-glucose is dextrorotatory and is sometimes known as dextrose; it is an important source of energy for living organisms and is found free as well as combined in homo- and hetero-oligosaccharides and polysaccharides.

Child Functions

GO:0006007glucose catabolic process
GO:0006011UDP-glucose metabolic process
GO:0019255glucose 1-phosphate metabolic process
GO:0019660glycolytic fermentation
GO:0046430non-phosphorylated glucose metabolic process
GO:0051156glucose 6-phosphate metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0019318hexose metabolic process