carbazole metabolic process
name: carbazole metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving carbazole, a heterocyclic aromatic compound containing a dibenzopyrrole system that is produced during coal gasification and is present in cigarette smoke. Coal tar produced at high temperature contains an average of 1.5% carbazole. It is used widely in synthesis of dyes, pharmaceuticals, and plastics and is a suspected carcinogen.
|GO:0046232||carbazole catabolic process|
|GO:0006807||nitrogen compound metabolic process|
|GO:0042537||benzene-containing compound metabolic process|
|GO:0046483||heterocycle metabolic process|