L-alanine metabolic process

id: GO:0042851
name: L-alanine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving L-alanine, the L-enantiomer of 2-aminopropanoic acid, i.e. (2S)-2-aminopropanoic acid.

Child Functions

GO:0019485beta-alanine catabolic process to L-alanine
GO:0042852L-alanine biosynthetic process
GO:0042853L-alanine catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006522alanine metabolic process