hypoxanthine metabolic process

id: GO:0046100
name: hypoxanthine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving hypoxanthine, 6-hydroxy purine, an intermediate in the degradation of adenylate. Its ribonucleoside is known as inosine and its ribonucleotide as inosinate.

Child Functions

GO:0009114hypoxanthine catabolic process
GO:0046101hypoxanthine biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006144purine base metabolic process