sulfate reduction

id: GO:0019419
name: sulfate reduction
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the reduction of sulfate to another sulfur-containing ion or compound such as hydrogen sulfide, adenosine-phosphosulfate (APS) or thiosulfate.

Child Functions

GO:0010134sulfate assimilation via adenylyl sulfate reduction
GO:0019379sulfate assimilation, phosphoadenylyl sulfate reduction by phosphoadenylyl-sulfate reductase (thioredoxin)
GO:0019420dissimilatory sulfate reduction
GO:0019426bisulfite reduction

Parent Functions

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