uronic acid metabolic process

id: GO:0006063
name: uronic acid metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving uronic acid, any monocarboxylic acid formally derived by oxidizing to a carboxyl group the terminal hydroxymethylene group of either an aldose with four or more carbon atoms in the molecule, or of any glycoside derived from such an aldose.

Child Functions

GO:0019585glucuronate metabolic process
GO:0019586galacturonate metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0005996monosaccharide metabolic process
GO:0032787monocarboxylic acid metabolic process