Term Information [More information on platelet activating factor metabolic process]

Accession
GO:0046469
Name
platelet activating factor metabolic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
PAF metabolic process, PAF metabolism, platelet activating factor metabolism
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways involving platelet activating factor, 1-O-alkyl-2-acetyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphocholine, where alkyl = hexadecyl or octadecyl. Platelet activating factor is an inflammatory mediator released from a variety of cells in response to various stimuli. Source: ISBN:0198547684
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Ancestors of platelet activating factor metabolic process (GO:0046469)
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platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  metabolic process (GO:0008152)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) primary metabolic process (GO:0044238)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) amine metabolic process (GO:0009308)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lipid metabolic process (GO:0006629)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) phosphorus metabolic process (GO:0006793)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular amine metabolic process (GO:0044106)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular lipid metabolic process (GO:0044255)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic hydroxy compound metabolic process (GO:1901615)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organophosphate metabolic process (GO:0019637)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) phosphate-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0006796)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) small molecule metabolic process (GO:0044281)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) alcohol metabolic process (GO:0006066)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular biogenic amine metabolic process (GO:0006576)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) glycerolipid metabolic process (GO:0046486)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) phospholipid metabolic process (GO:0006644)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  ammonium ion metabolic process (GO:0097164)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0042439)
platelet activating factor metabolic process [is_a relation] is_a  glycerophospholipid metabolic process (GO:0006650)
Children of platelet activating factor metabolic process (GO:0046469)
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platelet activating factor biosynthetic process (GO:0006663) [is_a relation] is_a  platelet activating factor metabolic process
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