phosphorus metabolic process

id: GO:0006793
name: phosphorus metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving the nonmetallic element phosphorus or compounds that contain phosphorus, usually in the form of a phosphate group (PO4).

Child Functions

GO:0006796phosphate-containing compound metabolic process
GO:0019634phosphonate metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0044237cellular metabolic process