Term Information [More information on vitamin A metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0006776
Name
vitamin A metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
vitamin A metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving any of the vitamin A compounds, retinol, retinal (retinaldehyde) and retinoic acid, all of which are derivatives of beta-carotene. Source: http://www.dentistry.leeds.ac.uk/biochem/thcme/vitamins.html#k, GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0006776 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of vitamin A metabolic process (GO:0006776)
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vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
vitamin A metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) isoprenoid metabolic process (GO:0006720)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) terpenoid metabolic process (GO:0006721)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) diterpenoid metabolic process (GO:0016101)
vitamin A metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006766)
vitamin A metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  fat-soluble vitamin metabolic process (GO:0006775)
vitamin A metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  retinoid metabolic process (GO:0001523)
Children of vitamin A metabolic process (GO:0006776)
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regulation of vitamin A metabolic process (GO:1901738) [regulates relation] regulates  vitamin A metabolic process
vitamin A biosynthetic process (GO:0035238) [is_a relation] is_a  vitamin A metabolic process
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