Term Information [More information on short-chain fatty acid metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0046459
Name
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
short-chain fatty acid metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids with a chain length of less than C6. Source: CHEBI:26666, ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0046459 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of short-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0046459)
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short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic acid metabolic process (GO:0006082)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) oxoacid metabolic process (GO:0043436)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0019752)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) monocarboxylic acid metabolic process (GO:0032787)
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0006631)
Children of short-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0046459)
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2-oxobutyrate metabolic process (GO:0046361) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
acetoacetic acid metabolic process (GO:0043438) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
butyrate metabolic process (GO:0019605) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
propionate metabolic process (GO:0019541) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
short-chain fatty acid biosynthetic process (GO:0051790) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
short-chain fatty acid catabolic process (GO:0019626) [is_a relation] is_a  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
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