cytosine metabolic process Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The chemical reactions and pathways involving cytosine, 4-amino-2-hydroxypyrimidine, a pyrimidine derivative that is one of the five main bases found in nucleic acids; it occurs widely in cytidine derivatives. (Gene Ontology, GO_0019858)
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3 genes participating in the cytosine metabolic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
CDA cytidine deaminase
MAPK1 mitogen-activated protein kinase 1
TET2 tet methylcytosine dioxygenase 2