phosphatidylcholine metabolic process

id: GO:0046470
name: phosphatidylcholine metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving phosphatidylcholines, any of a class of glycerophospholipids in which the phosphatidyl group is esterified to the hydroxyl group of choline. They are important constituents of cell membranes.

Child Functions

GO:00066531,2-diacyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine metabolic process
GO:0006656phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process
GO:0034638phosphatidylcholine catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006650glycerophospholipid metabolic process
GO:0042439ethanolamine-containing compound metabolic process