fatty acid transport

id: GO:0015908
name: fatty acid transport
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The directed movement of fatty acids into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. Fatty acids are aliphatic monocarboxylic acids liberated from naturally occurring fats and oils by hydrolysis.

Child Functions

GO:0001579medium-chain fatty acid transport
GO:0015909long-chain fatty acid transport
GO:0015912short-chain fatty acid transport
GO:0071715icosanoid transport

Parent Functions

GO:0006869lipid transport
GO:0015718monocarboxylic acid transport