acetoacetic acid metabolic process

id: GO:0043438
name: acetoacetic acid metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving acetoacetic acid, 3-oxobutanoic acid; the empirical formula is C4H6O3 or CH3COCH2COOH.

Child Functions

GO:0043441acetoacetic acid biosynthetic process
GO:0043442acetoacetic acid catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0019605butyrate metabolic process