Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:ergosterol metabolic process
go back to main search page
Accession:GO:0008204 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways involving ergosterol, (22E)-ergosta-5,7,22-trien-3-beta-ol, a sterol found in ergot, yeast and moulds. It is the most important of the D provitamins and is converted to vitamin D2 on irradiation with UV light.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: ergosterol metabolism


show annotations for term's descendants       view all columns           Sort by:
 

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  biological_process 19678
    metabolic process 11954
      cellular metabolic process 10782
        cellular alcohol metabolic process 4
          ergosterol metabolic process 0
            ergosterol biosynthetic process + 0
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  biological_process 19678
    metabolic process 11954
      organic substance metabolic process 11359
        organic hydroxy compound metabolic process 529
          alcohol metabolic process 351
            cellular alcohol metabolic process 4
              ergosterol metabolic process 0
                ergosterol biosynthetic process + 0
paths to the root

NHLBI Logo

RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.