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Term:
sphingoid metabolic process (GO:0046519)
Annotations: Rat: (19) Mouse: (17) Human: (20) Chinchilla: (19) Bonobo: (18) Dog: (12) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (16)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ceramide metabolic process +   
ceramide phosphoethanolamine metabolic process +   
glycosphingolipid metabolic process +   
inositol phosphoceramide metabolic process +  
sphinganine-1-phosphate metabolic process +   
sphingoid metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving sphingoids, any of a class of compounds comprising sphinganine and its homologues and stereoisomers, and derivatives of these compounds.
sphingolipid biosynthetic process +   
sphingolipid catabolic process +   
sphingomyelin metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sphingoid base metabolic process ;   sphingoid base metabolism ;   sphingoid metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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