lipid modification

id: GO:0030258
name: lipid modification
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The covalent alteration of one or more fatty acids in a lipid, resulting in a change in the properties of the lipid.

Child Functions

GO:0030259lipid glycosylation
GO:0034207steroid acetylation
GO:0034208steroid deacetylation
GO:0034433steroid esterification
GO:0034440lipid oxidation
GO:0046834lipid phosphorylation
GO:0046839phospholipid dephosphorylation

Parent Functions

GO:0044255cellular lipid metabolic process