galacturonate metabolic process

id: GO:0019586
name: galacturonate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving galacturonate, the anion of galacturonic acid, the uronic acid formally derived from galactose by oxidation of the hydroxymethylene group at C-6 to a carboxyl group.

Child Functions

GO:0033481galacturonate biosynthetic process
GO:0046396D-galacturonate metabolic process
GO:0046397galacturonate catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006063uronic acid metabolic process