geranylgeranyl diphosphate metabolic process

id: GO:0033385
name: geranylgeranyl diphosphate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving geranylgeranyl diphosphate, a polyprenol compound involved in the biosynthesis of a variety of terpenoids including chlorophylls, carotenoids, tocopherols, plastoquinones, and the plant hormones gibberellins.

Child Functions

GO:0033386geranylgeranyl diphosphate biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006644phospholipid metabolic process
GO:0006721terpenoid metabolic process
GO:0016090prenol metabolic process