pantothenate metabolic process

id: GO:0015939
name: pantothenate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving pantothenate, the anion of pantothenic acid, the amide of beta-alanine and pantoic acid. It is a B complex vitamin that is a constituent of coenzyme A and is distributed ubiquitously in foods.

Child Functions

GO:0015940pantothenate biosynthetic process
GO:0015941pantothenate catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006575cellular modified amino acid metabolic process
GO:0006732coenzyme metabolic process
GO:0006767water-soluble vitamin metabolic process