phosphonate metabolic process

id: GO:0019634
name: phosphonate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving of phosphonates, any organic compound containing one or more C-PO(OH)2 or C-PO(OR)2 (with R=alkyl, aryl) groups. Metabolism of phosphonic acid itself, an inorganic compound without the biochemically relevant C-P bond, is not included.

Child Functions

GO:0019636phosphonoacetate metabolic process
GO:0019700phosphonate catabolic process
GO:0032923phosphonate biosynthetic process
GO:0033051aminophosphonate metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006793phosphorus metabolic process