Term Information [More information on sphingolipid metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006665
Name
sphingolipid metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
sphingolipid metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving sphingolipids, any of a class of lipids containing the long-chain amine diol sphingosine or a closely related base (a sphingoid). Source: GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0006665 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of sphingolipid metabolic process (GO:0006665)
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sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
sphingolipid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
sphingolipid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
sphingolipid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  membrane lipid metabolic process (GO:0006643)
sphingolipid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
Children of sphingolipid metabolic process (GO:0006665)
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ceramide metabolic process (GO:0006672) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
glycosphingolipid metabolic process (GO:0006687) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
inositolphosphoceramide metabolic process (GO:0006673) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
sphinganine-1-phosphate metabolic process (GO:0006668) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
sphingoid metabolic process (GO:0046519) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
sphingolipid biosynthetic process (GO:0030148) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
sphingolipid catabolic process (GO:0030149) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process
sphingomyelin metabolic process (GO:0006684) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingolipid metabolic process