biphenyl metabolic process
name: biphenyl metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving biphenyl, a toxic aromatic hydrocarbon used as a heat transfer agent, as a fungistat in packaging citrus fruits and in plant disease control. Biphenyl can be chlorinated with 1-10 chlorine molecules to form polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs).
|GO:0018880||4-chlorobiphenyl metabolic process|
|GO:0070980||biphenyl catabolic process|
|GO:0042537||benzene-containing compound metabolic process|