primary alcohol metabolic process

id: GO:0034308
name: primary alcohol metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving primary alcohols. A primary alcohol is any alcohol in which a hydroxy group, -OH, is attached to a saturated carbon atom which has either three hydrogen atoms attached to it or only one other carbon atom and two hydrogen atoms attached to it.

Child Functions

GO:0006067ethanol metabolic process
GO:0006070octanol metabolic process
GO:0015945methanol metabolic process
GO:0016487farnesol metabolic process
GO:0033020cyclopentanol metabolic process
GO:0034309primary alcohol biosynthetic process
GO:0034310primary alcohol catabolic process
GO:00712701-butanol metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006066alcohol metabolic process