thioester metabolic process
name: thioester metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving a thioester, a compound of general formula RC(=O)SR' in which the linking oxygen in an ester is replaced by a sulfur atom. They are the product of esterification between a carboxylic acid and a thiol.
|GO:0006637||acyl-CoA metabolic process|
|GO:0035384||thioester biosynthetic process|
|GO:0044237||cellular metabolic process|