xyloglucan metabolic process

id: GO:0010411
name: xyloglucan metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving xyloglucan, the cross-linking glycan composed of (1->4)-beta-D-glucan backbone substituted at regular intervals with beta-D-xylosyl-(1->6) residues, which is present in the primary cell wall of most higher plants.

Child Functions

GO:2000899xyloglucan catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006073cellular glucan metabolic process
GO:0010382cellular cell wall macromolecule metabolic process
GO:0010410hemicellulose metabolic process
GO:0044042glucan metabolic process
GO:0071704organic substance metabolic process