lipid A metabolic process

id: GO:0046493
name: lipid A metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving lipid A, the glycolipid group of bacterial lipopolysaccharides, consisting of six fatty acyl chains linked to two glucosamine residues.

Child Functions

GO:0009245lipid A biosynthetic process

Parent Functions

GO:0006644phospholipid metabolic process
GO:0006664glycolipid metabolic process