folic acid-containing compound metabolic process

id: GO:0006760
name: folic acid-containing compound metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving a folic acid-containing compound, i.e. any of a group of heterocyclic compounds based on the pteroic acid skeleton conjugated with one or more L-glutamic acid or L-glutamate units.

Child Functions

GO:0009396folic acid-containing compound biosynthetic process
GO:0009397folic acid-containing compound catabolic process
GO:0046452dihydrofolate metabolic process
GO:0046653tetrahydrofolate metabolic process
GO:0046655folic acid metabolic process
GO:0046900tetrahydrofolylpolyglutamate metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006732coenzyme metabolic process
GO:0042558pteridine-containing compound metabolic process