ferrichrome metabolic process

id: GO:0031168
name: ferrichrome metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving a ferrichrome. Ferrichromes are any of a group of growth-promoting Fe(III) chelates formed by various genera of microfungi. They are homodetic cyclic hexapeptides made up of a tripeptide of glycine (or other small neutral amino acids) and a tripeptide of an N'acyl-N4-hydroxy-L-ornithine.

Child Functions

GO:0031169ferrichrome biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009237siderophore metabolic process