Term Information [More information on fatty acid metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006631
Name
fatty acid metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
fatty acid metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis. Source: ISBN:0198547684
Comment
None
History
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Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0006631)
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fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
fatty acid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
fatty acid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
fatty acid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  monocarboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0032787)
Children of fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0006631)
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fatty acid biosynthetic process (GO:0006633) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
fatty acid catabolic process (GO:0009062) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
fatty acid oxidation (GO:0019395) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
glutamate catabolic process to 4-hydroxybutyrate (GO:0036241) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
lipoate metabolic process (GO:0009106) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
lipoxygenase pathway (GO:0019372) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
long-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0001676) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
medium-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0051791) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
methane biosynthetic process from 3-(methylthio)propionic acid (GO:2001132) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
methyl-branched fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0097089) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
mycolic acid metabolic process (GO:0071767) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
negative regulation of fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0045922) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  fatty acid metabolic process
oxylipin metabolic process (GO:0031407) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
poly(hydroxyalkanoate) biosynthetic process from fatty acid (GO:1902925) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
positive regulation of fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0045923) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  fatty acid metabolic process
regulation of fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0019217) [regulates relation] regulates  fatty acid metabolic process
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0046459) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
unsaturated fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0033559) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process
very long-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0000038) [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process