retinal metabolic process
name: retinal metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving retinal, a compound that plays an important role in the visual process in most vertebrates. In the retina, retinal combines with opsins to form visual pigments. Retinal is one of the forms of vitamin A.
|GO:0001523||retinoid metabolic process|
|GO:0006081||cellular aldehyde metabolic process|
|GO:0006776||vitamin A metabolic process|
|GO:0043288||apocarotenoid metabolic process|