Term:catabolic process
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Accession:GO:0009056 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of substances, including the breakdown of carbon compounds with the liberation of energy for use by the cell or organism.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: breakdown;   catabolism;   degradation
 narrow_synonym: multicellular organismal catabolic process
 related_synonym: single-organism catabolic process
 alt_id: GO:0044243;   GO:0044712
 xref: Wikipedia:Catabolism

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  biological_process 17896
    metabolic process 10654
      catabolic process 2271
        TMP catabolic process 0
        cellular catabolic process + 1955
        collagen catabolic process + 37
        hormone catabolic process + 18
        multi-organism catabolic process + 2
        negative regulation of catabolic process + 300
        organic substance catabolic process + 1882
        positive regulation of catabolic process + 438
        regulation of catabolic process + 846
        secondary metabolite catabolic process + 0
        small molecule catabolic process + 336
        tartrate catabolic process 0
        tyrocidine catabolic process 0
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