pyridine metabolic process

id: GO:0019507
name: pyridine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving pyridine, a nitrogenous base (C5H5N) obtained from the distillation of bone oil or coal tar, and by the decomposition of certain alkaloids, as a colorless liquid with a peculiar pungent odor.

Child Functions

GO:0046220pyridine biosynthetic process
GO:0046221pyridine catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006725cellular aromatic compound metabolic process
GO:0072524pyridine-containing compound metabolic process