L-arabinose metabolic process
name: L-arabinose metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving L-arabinose, the D-enantiomer of arabino-pentose. L-arabinose occurs free, e.g. in the heartwood of many conifers, and in the combined state, in both furanose and pyranose forms, as a constituent of various plant hemicelluloses, bacterial polysaccharides etc.
|GO:0019572||L-arabinose catabolic process|
|GO:0033356||UDP-L-arabinose metabolic process|
|GO:0019566||arabinose metabolic process|