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Term:
very long-chain fatty acid metabolic process (GO:0000038)
Annotations: Rat: (33) Mouse: (31) Human: (32) Chinchilla: (26) Bonobo: (29) Dog: (23) Squirrel: (27) Pig: (28)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
fatty acid biosynthetic process +   
fatty acid catabolic process +   
fatty acid oxidation +   
lipoate metabolic process +   
lipoxygenase pathway +   
long-chain fatty acid metabolic process +   
medium-chain fatty acid metabolic process +   
methane biosynthetic process from 3-(methylthio)propionic acid +  
methyl-branched fatty acid metabolic process +   
mycolic acid metabolic process +  
negative regulation of fatty acid metabolic process +   
oxylipin metabolic process +   
poly(hydroxyalkanoate) biosynthetic process from fatty acid 
positive regulation of fatty acid metabolic process +   
regulation of fatty acid metabolic process +   
short-chain fatty acid metabolic process +   
unsaturated fatty acid metabolic process +   
very long-chain fatty acid metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving a fatty acid which has a chain length greater than C22.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: very-long-chain fatty acid metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:hjd

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