isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process

id: GO:0033076
name: isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving isoquinoline alkaloids, alkaloid compounds that contain bicyclic N-containing aromatic rings and are derived from a 3,4-dihydroxytyramine (dopamine) precursor that undergoes a Schiff base addition with aldehydes of different origin.

Child Functions

GO:0033075isoquinoline alkaloid biosynthetic process
GO:0035830palmatine metabolic process
GO:0046445benzyl isoquinoline alkaloid metabolic process
GO:0071272morphine metabolic process
GO:0071274isoquinoline alkaloid catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006725cellular aromatic compound metabolic process
GO:0009820alkaloid metabolic process
GO:0034641cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process
GO:0046483heterocycle metabolic process