Term Information [More information on sphingosine metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006670
Name
sphingosine metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
(4E)-sphing-4-enine metabolic process, (4E)-sphing-4-enine metabolism, sphing-4-enine metabolic process, sphing-4-enine metabolism, sphingosine metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving sphingosine (sphing-4-enine), trans-D-erytho-2-amino-octadec-4-ene-1,3-diol, a long chain amino diol sphingoid base that occurs in most sphingolipids in animal tissues. Source: ISBN:0198506732, GOC:ma
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006670 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of sphingosine metabolic process (GO:0006670)
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sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
sphingosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound metabolic process (GO:1901615)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol metabolic process (GO:0006066)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane lipid metabolic process (GO:0006643)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) polyol metabolic process (GO:0019751)
sphingosine metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) sphingolipid metabolic process (GO:0006665)
sphingosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  ammonium ion metabolic process (GO:0097164)
sphingosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  diol metabolic process (GO:0034311)
sphingosine metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  sphingoid metabolic process (GO:0046519)
Children of sphingosine metabolic process (GO:0006670)
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sphingosine biosynthetic process (GO:0046512) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingosine metabolic process
sphingosine catabolic process (GO:0051872) [is_a relation] is_a  sphingosine metabolic process
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