hydroxylysine metabolic process

id: GO:0046946
name: hydroxylysine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving hydroxylysine (5-hydroxy-2,6-diaminohexanoic acid), a chiral alpha-amino acid. Hydroxylysine is found in collagen and commonly has galactose and then glucose added sequentially by glycosyltransferases.

Child Functions

GO:0046947hydroxylysine biosynthetic process
GO:0046948hydroxylysine catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0009066aspartate family amino acid metabolic process