farnesyl diphosphate metabolic process

id: GO:0045338
name: farnesyl diphosphate metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving farnesyl diphosphate, an intermediate in carotenoid, sesquiterpene, squalene and sterol biosynthesis, as well as a substrate in protein farnesylation.

Child Functions

GO:0045337farnesyl diphosphate biosynthetic process
GO:0045339farnesyl diphosphate catabolic process

Parent Functions

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