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GO:0006631 fatty acid metabolic process

Term Information

ID GO:0006631
Name fatty acid metabolic process
Ontology Biological Process
Definition The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
GONUTS GO:0006631 Wiki Page

Synonyms

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Type Synonym
exact fatty acid metabolism

Cross-Ontology Relations

Relation Other Ontology ID Term
has_participant CHEBI CHEBI:28868 fatty acid anion

Cross-references

Database ID
InterPro IPR003157
InterPro IPR005067
InterPro IPR006108
InterPro IPR006176
InterPro IPR006180
InterPro IPR010354
InterPro IPR012258
InterPro IPR012805
InterPro IPR012806
InterPro IPR022694
InterPro IPR023775
UniProtKB-KW Fatty acid metabolism
Wikipedia Fatty_acid_metabolism

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Child Terms

This table lists all terms that are direct descendants (child terms) of GO:0006631:
Relationship To GO:0006631 Child Term Child Term Name
Is a GO:0006633 fatty acid biosynthetic process
Is a GO:0031407 oxylipin metabolic process
Is a GO:0001676 long-chain fatty acid metabolic process
Regulates GO:0019217 regulation of fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0019395 fatty acid oxidation
Is a GO:0009062 fatty acid catabolic process
Is a GO:0051791 medium-chain fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0046459 short-chain fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0033559 unsaturated fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0019372 lipoxygenase pathway
Negatively regulates GO:0045922 negative regulation of fatty acid metabolic process
Positively regulates GO:0045923 positive regulation of fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0071767 mycolic acid metabolic process
Is a GO:0097089 methyl-branched fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:2001132 methane biosynthetic process from 3-(methylthio)propionic acid
Is a GO:0000038 very long-chain fatty acid metabolic process
Is a GO:1902925 poly(hydroxyalkanoate) biosynthetic process from fatty acid
Is a GO:0036241 glutamate catabolic process to 4-hydroxybutyrate
Is a GO:0009106 lipoate metabolic process

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Co-occurring Terms

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Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006631 based on the entire annotation set Co-occurrence statistics for GO:0006631 based on non-IEA annotations only

Change Log

All changes

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Fatty_acid_metabolism
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0032787 (monocarboxylic acid metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044255 (cellular lipid metabolic process)
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2007-01-29 Added SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2007-01-15 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolic process
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2005-01-21 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2002-11-27 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and physical changes involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2002-02-06 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolism
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION Metabolism of fatty acid: an aliphatic monocarboxylic acid liberated from naturally occuring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2001-04-03 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM fatty acid metabolism

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Timestamp Action Category Detail
2007-01-15 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolic process
2002-02-06 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolism
2001-04-03 Updated TERM fatty acid metabolism
2001-03-30 Added TERM fatty acid metabolism

Definition/synonyms

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-05-13 Added DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2008-05-12 Deleted DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2007-08-09 Added SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2007-08-09 Deleted SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2007-01-29 Added SYNONYM fatty acid metabolism
2006-05-04 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and pathways involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2005-01-21 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2002-11-27 Updated DEFINITION The chemical reactions and physical changes involving fatty acids, aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.
2001-08-06 Added DEFINITION Metabolism of fatty acid: an aliphatic monocarboxylic acid liberated from naturally occuring fats and oils by hydrolysis.

Relationships

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0032787 (monocarboxylic acid metabolic process)
2008-04-01 Updated RELATION is a GO:0044255 (cellular lipid metabolic process)

Cross-references

Timestamp Action Category Detail
2009-03-02 Added XREF Wikipedia:Fatty_acid_metabolism
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