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Term:
DNA catabolic process, exonucleolytic (GO:0000738)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (8) Human: (8) Chinchilla: (3) Bonobo: (3) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (3) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
deadenylation-independent decapping of nuclear-transcribed mRNA +   
DNA catabolic process, endonucleolytic +   
DNA catabolic process, exonucleolytic  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of DNA, involving the hydrolysis of terminal 3',5'-phosphodiester bonds in one or two strands of deoxyribonucleotides.
meiotic DNA double-strand break formation +   
mitochondrial DNA catabolic process 
negative regulation of DNA catabolic process +   
nucleotide-excision repair, DNA incision +   
positive regulation of DNA catabolic process +   
regulation of DNA catabolic process +   
RNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis +   
UV-damage excision repair, DNA incision  
viral DNA cleavage involved in viral genome maturation 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: DNA breakdown, exonucleolytic ;   DNA degradation, exonucleolytic ;   exonucleolytic degradation of DNA
Definition Sources: GOC:elh, GOC:mah

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