MetaCyc Pathways Class: Fatty Acid and Lipids Degradation

This class contains pathways by which various fatty acids and other lipids, including phospholipids, are degraded to serve and sources of nutrients and energy.

Parent Classes:

Child Classes:
Acetone Degradation (3),
Fatty Acids Degradation (19)

3-phosphoinositide degradation,
acetoacetate degradation (to acetyl CoA),
anandamide degradation,
ceramide degradation,
glycerol degradation I,
mitochondrial L-carnitine shuttle,
phosphatidylcholine resynthesis via glycerophosphocholine,
phosphatidylglycerol degradation,
plasmalogen degradation,
sophorosyloxydocosanoate deacetylation,
sphingolipid recycling and degradation (yeast),
sphingosine and sphingosine-1-phosphate metabolism,
triacylglycerol degradation

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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