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Term:galactosylceramide catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of galactosylceramides, any compound formed by the replacement of the glycosidic hydroxyl group of a cyclic form of galactose by a ceramide group.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: galactosylceramide breakdown;   galactosylceramide catabolism;   galactosylceramide degradation

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G GALC galactosylceramidase JBrowse link 8 59,266,693 59,324,825 RGD:13508589
G PSAP prosaposin JBrowse link 4 22,571,095 22,603,880 RGD:13508589

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  biological_process 14250
    metabolic process 8826
      organic substance metabolic process 8337
        carbohydrate derivative metabolic process 739
          carbohydrate derivative catabolic process 94
            glycolipid catabolic process 13
              galactolipid catabolic process 2
                galactosylceramide catabolic process 2
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  biological_process 14250
    metabolic process 8826
      primary metabolic process 7988
        lipid metabolic process 876
          cellular lipid metabolic process 655
            membrane lipid metabolic process 137
              sphingolipid metabolic process 96
                ceramide metabolic process 68
                  glycosylceramide metabolic process 14
                    galactosylceramide metabolic process 7
                      galactosylceramide catabolic process 2
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