cellular respiration

id: GO:0045333
name: cellular respiration
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The enzymatic release of energy from organic compounds (especially carbohydrates and fats) which either requires oxygen (aerobic respiration) or does not (anaerobic respiration).

Child Functions

GO:0009060aerobic respiration
GO:0009061anaerobic respiration

Parent Functions

GO:0015980energy derivation by oxidation of organic compounds