glycerolipid metabolic process

id: GO:0046486
name: glycerolipid metabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving glycerolipids, any lipid with a glycerol backbone. Diacylglycerol and phosphatidate are key lipid intermediates of glycerolipid biosynthesis.

Child Functions

GO:0006639acylglycerol metabolic process
GO:0006650glycerophospholipid metabolic process
GO:0045017glycerolipid biosynthetic process
GO:0046485ether lipid metabolic process
GO:0046503glycerolipid catabolic process

Parent Functions

GO:0044255cellular lipid metabolic process