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Term:
ergosterol metabolic process (GO:0008204)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol metabolic process +  
1,3-dichloro-2-propanol metabolic process +  
6-sulfoquinovose(1-) catabolic process to glycerone phosphate and 3-sulfolactaldehyde 
acetoin metabolic process +  
asperfuranone metabolic process +  
brassinosteroid metabolic process +   
butanediol metabolic process +  
cellular alcohol biosynthetic process +   
cellular alcohol catabolic process +  
cellular lipid biosynthetic process +   
cellular lipid catabolic process +   
cholesterol metabolic process +   
cyclohexanol metabolic process +  
ecdysone metabolic process +  
ergosterol metabolic process +  
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.
ether lipid metabolic process +   
fatty acid metabolic process +   
glycerolipid metabolic process +   
isocitrate metabolic process  
isoprenoid metabolic process +   
lipid modification +   
lipopolysaccharide metabolic process +   
membrane lipid metabolic process +   
menthol metabolic process +  
neutral lipid metabolic process +   
oligosaccharide-lipid intermediate biosynthetic process +   
phospholipid metabolic process +   
phytosteroid biosynthetic process +   
phytosteroid catabolic process +  
propan-2-ol metabolic process +  
secondary alcohol biosynthetic process +   
sterol acetylation 
sterol biosynthetic process +   
sterol catabolic process +   
sterol deacetylation 
sulfolipid metabolic process +  
triethanolamine metabolic process +  
vitamin D3 metabolic process +   
zymosterol metabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ergosterol metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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