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Keyword - Carbohydrate metabolism (KW-0119)

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Protein participating in biochemical reactions in which carbohydrates are involved. Carbohydrate is a general term for sugars and related compounds with the general formula Cn(H2O)n. The smallest are monosaccharides (e.g. glucose); polysaccharides (e.g. starch, cellulose, glycogen) can be large and vary in length.


  • Carbohydrate metabolic process
  • Sugar metabolic process
  • Sugar metabolism


Biological process

Gene Ontology


carbohydrate metabolic process [ GO:0005975 ]


Carbohydrate metabolismBiological process
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