OBO ID: GO:0018917
Term Name: fluorene metabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • fluorene metabolism
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving fluorene, a tricyclic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon containing a five-membered ring. It is a major component of fossil fuels and their derivatives and is also a by-product of coal-conversion and energy-related industries. It is commonly found in vehicle exhaust emissions, crude oils, motor oils, coal and oil combustion products, waste incineration, and industrial effluents.
References:
  • UM-BBD_pathwayID:flu
Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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