dimethylsilanediol metabolic process

id: GO:0046454
name: dimethylsilanediol metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving dimethylsilanediol, the smallest member of the dialkylsilanediols. Dimethylsilanediol is the monomer of polydimethylsiloxane, a compound which can be found in a wide range of industrial and consumer products.

Child Functions

GO:0042210octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane catabolic process to dimethylsilanediol
GO:0042211dimethylsilanediol catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0018945organosilicon metabolic process
GO:0034311diol metabolic process