energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds

id: GO:0015975
name: energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways by which a cell derives energy from inorganic compounds; results in the oxidation of the compounds from which energy is released.

Child Functions

GO:0019327lead sulfide oxidation
GO:0019331anaerobic respiration, using ammonium as electron donor
GO:0019332aerobic respiration, using nitrite as electron donor
GO:0019409aerobic respiration, using ammonia as electron donor
GO:0019410aerobic respiration, using carbon monoxide as electron donor
GO:0019411aerobic respiration, using ferrous ions as electron donor
GO:0019412aerobic respiration, using hydrogen as electron donor
GO:0019414aerobic respiration, using sulfur or sulfate as electron donor
GO:0043554aerobic respiration, using arsenite as electron donor

Parent Functions

GO:0006091generation of precursor metabolites and energy
GO:0055114oxidation-reduction process