You are using the Cyverse mirror of the Planteome Ontology Browser. The main site is at browser.planteome.org.

Term Information

Accession
GO:0015975
Name
energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
chemolithotrophie, chemolithotrophy, lithotrophy
Alternate IDs
None
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways by which a cell derives energy from inorganic compounds; results in the oxidation of the compounds from which energy is released. Source: GOC:mah
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0015975 at QuickGO
Subset
None
Feedback
Contact the Planteome feedback if you find mistakes or have concerns about the data you find here.
Comments, changes to terms, or requests for new ontology terms can be made at GO issue tracker on GitHub.

Filter results

Loading...
pending...
External term view.

Graph of GO:0015975

Viewing options
Parents of energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds (GO:0015975)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds [is_a relation] is_a  oxidation-reduction process (GO:0055114)
energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds [is_a relation] is_a  generation of precursor metabolites and energy (GO:0006091)
Children of energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds (GO:0015975)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
aerobic respiration, using nitrite as electron donor (GO:0019332) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
anaerobic respiration, using ammonium as electron donor (GO:0019331) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using carbon monoxide as electron donor (GO:0019410) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using ammonia as electron donor (GO:0019409) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using ferrous ions as electron donor (GO:0019411) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using arsenite as electron donor (GO:0043554) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using sulfur or sulfate as electron donor (GO:0019414) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
methanogenesis (GO:0015948) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
lead sulfide oxidation (GO:0019327) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
aerobic respiration, using hydrogen as electron donor (GO:0019412) [is_a relation] is_a  energy derivation by oxidation of reduced inorganic compounds
Wikipedia
Lithotrophy