allantoin metabolic process

id: GO:0000255
name: allantoin metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving allantoin, (2,5-dioxo-4-imidazolidinyl)urea, an intermediate or end product of purine catabolism.

Child Functions

GO:0000256allantoin catabolic process
GO:0019428allantoin biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009308amine metabolic process
GO:0043603cellular amide metabolic process
GO:0046483heterocycle metabolic process