acetylcholine metabolic process
name: acetylcholine metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving acetylcholine, the acetic acid ester of the organic base choline. Acetylcholine is a major neurotransmitter and neuromodulator both in the central and peripheral nervous systems. It also acts as a paracrine signal in various non-neural tissues.
|GO:0006581||acetylcholine catabolic process|
|GO:0008292||acetylcholine biosynthetic process|
|GO:0042133||neurotransmitter metabolic process|
|GO:0042439||ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process|