2-oxobutyrate metabolic process

id: GO:0046361
name: 2-oxobutyrate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving 2-oxobutyrate, the anion of the organic acid 2-oxobutyric acid, which contains a ketone group on carbon 2.

Child Functions

GO:00196062-oxobutyrate catabolic process
GO:00463602-oxobutyrate biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0019605butyrate metabolic process