lactate metabolic process

id: GO:0006089
name: lactate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving lactate, the anion of lactic acid.

Child Functions

GO:0019243methylglyoxal catabolic process to D-lactate
GO:0019247lactate racemization
GO:0019249lactate biosynthetic process
GO:0019516lactate oxidation
GO:0019517L-threonine catabolic process to D-lactate
GO:0019659glucose catabolic process to lactate

Parent Functions

GO:0032787monocarboxylic acid metabolic process