pectin metabolic process

id: GO:0045488
name: pectin metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving pectin, a group of galacturonic acid-containing, water-soluble colloidal carbohydrates of high molecular weight and of net negative charge.

Child Functions

GO:0045489pectin biosynthetic process
GO:0045490pectin catabolic process
GO:0048363mucilage pectin metabolic process
GO:0052546cell wall pectin metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0005976polysaccharide metabolic process