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Category:GO:0006665 ! sphingolipid metabolic process

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DAG for GO:0006665id: GO:0006665

name: sphingolipid metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
def: "The chemical reactions and pathways involving sphingolipids, any of a class of lipids containing the long-chain amine diol sphingosine or a closely related base (a sphingoid)." [GOC:mah, ISBN:0198506732]
subset: gosubset_prok
synonym: "sphingolipid metabolism" EXACT []
is_a: GO:0006643 ! membrane lipid metabolic process
is_a: GO:1901564 ! organonitrogen compound metabolic process


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