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Term:butyrate catabolic process
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Accession:GO:0046359 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of butyrate, the anion of butyric acid.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: butanoic acid breakdown;   butanoic acid catabolic process;   butanoic acid catabolism;   butanoic acid degradation;   butyrate breakdown;   butyrate catabolism;   butyrate degradation
 alt_id: GO:0043440

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Acads acyl-CoA dehydrogenase short chain IDA
PMID:21873635 RGD
PMID:3968063, PMID:21873635 RGD:2317678, RGD:13792537 NCBI chr12:47,254,503...47,263,747
Ensembl chr12:47,254,484...47,263,747
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  biological_process 20020
    cellular process 18792
      cellular metabolic process 11073
        cellular lipid metabolic process 1022
          cellular lipid catabolic process 227
            fatty acid catabolic process 102
              short-chain fatty acid catabolic process 5
                butyrate catabolic process 1
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  biological_process 20020
    metabolic process 12263
      organic substance metabolic process 11643
        organic acid metabolic process 1008
          oxoacid metabolic process 970
            carboxylic acid metabolic process 951
              monocarboxylic acid metabolic process 651
                fatty acid metabolic process 422
                  short-chain fatty acid metabolic process 12
                    butyrate metabolic process 2
                      butyrate catabolic process 1
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