vanillin metabolic process

id: GO:0018982
name: vanillin metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving vanillin, an aromatic hydrocarbon which occurs naturally in black vanilla bean pods and can be obtained as a by-product of the pulp and paper industry by the oxidative breakdown of lignin.

Child Functions

GO:0042189vanillin biosynthetic process
GO:0042190vanillin catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006081cellular aldehyde metabolic process
GO:0006725cellular aromatic compound metabolic process