prosthetic group metabolic process

id: GO:0051189
name: prosthetic group metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving a prosthetic group, the non-amino acid portion of certain protein molecules. Prosthetic groups may be inorganic or organic and are usually required for the biological activity of the protein.

Child Functions

GO:0043545molybdopterin cofactor metabolic process
GO:0051190prosthetic group catabolic process
GO:0051191prosthetic group biosynthetic process
GO:0070503selenium-containing prosthetic group metabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0051186cofactor metabolic process