sulfide oxidation

id: GO:0019418
name: sulfide oxidation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the conversion of sulfide to elemental sulfur in a higher oxidation state, or to sulfite or sulfate.

Child Functions

GO:0019424sulfide oxidation, using siroheme sulfite reductase
GO:0070221sulfide oxidation, using sulfide:quinone oxidoreductase
GO:0070222sulfide oxidation, using sulfide dehydrogenase
GO:0070223sulfide oxidation, using sulfur dioxygenase

Parent Functions

GO:0006790sulfur compound metabolic process
GO:0055114oxidation-reduction process