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OBO ID: GO:0046937
Term Name: phytochelatin metabolic process Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • cadystin metabolic process
  • cadystin metabolism
  • phytochelatin metabolism
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways involving phytochelatins, any of a group of peptides that bind metals (Cd, Zn, Cu, Pb, Hg) in thiolate coordination complexes. The structure is of the type (gamma-glutamyl-cysteinyl)n-glycine, where n is 2 to 11.0198506732
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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