phenylethylamine metabolic process

id: GO:0042443
name: phenylethylamine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving phenylethylamine, an amine with pharmacological properties similar to those of amphetamine, occurs naturally as a neurotransmitter in the brain, and is present in chocolate and oil of bitter almonds.

Child Functions

GO:0019607phenylethylamine catabolic process
GO:0042444phenylethylamine biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006576cellular biogenic amine metabolic process
GO:0042133neurotransmitter metabolic process