guanosine tetraphosphate metabolic process

id: GO:0015969
name: guanosine tetraphosphate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving guanine tetraphosphate (5'-ppGpp-3'), a derivative of guanine riboside with four phosphates.

Child Functions

GO:0015970guanosine tetraphosphate biosynthetic process
GO:0015971guanosine tetraphosphate catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006163purine nucleotide metabolic process
GO:0033865nucleoside bisphosphate metabolic process