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Term:
chitin catabolic process (GO:0006032)
Annotations: Rat: (6) Mouse: (9) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
(+)-pinoresinol catabolic process 
(-)-secoisolariciresinol catabolic process 
1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis-(4-chlorophenyl)ethane catabolic process 
3,4-dihydroxybenzoate catabolic process +  
acetylcholine catabolic process +   
adenosine catabolic process  
alginic acid catabolic process 
allantoin catabolic process +   
AMP catabolic process  
asperfuranone catabolic process 
astaxanthin catabolic process 
atropine catabolic process 
benzoate catabolic process +  
benzylpenicillin catabolic process 
biotin catabolic process 
bisphenol A catabolic process 
bradykinin catabolic process  
brexanolone catabolic process 
calcitonin catabolic process  
candicidin catabolic process 
cell wall chitin metabolic process +   
cephalosporin C catabolic process 
chitin biosynthetic process +  
chitin catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of chitin, a linear polysaccharide consisting of beta-(1->4)-linked N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues.
cobalamin catabolic process  
cocaine catabolic process 
codeine catabolic process 
cordyol C catabolic process 
curcumin catabolic process 
cuticle chitin metabolic process +  
D-glucarate catabolic process 
D-serine catabolic process  
daunorubicin catabolic process 
dermatan sulfate catabolic process  
dibenzothiophene catabolic process 
dopamine catabolic process  
ecgonine methyl ester catabolic process 
emodin catabolic process 
endogenous drug catabolic process +  
ethanol catabolic process +   
exogenous drug catabolic process +   
ferulate catabolic process +  
fluorene catabolic process 
folic acid catabolic process  
formate catabolic process 
fumagillin catabolic process 
gallate catabolic process +  
gliotoxin catabolic process 
glucomannan catabolic process +  
glucosamine catabolic process  
glycine catabolic process +   
glycolate catabolic process  
glycosaminoglycan catabolic process +   
glycyrrhetinate catabolic process 
granaticin catabolic process 
hydrogen peroxide catabolic process +   
ketone body catabolic process +   
L-lysine catabolic process +   
L-phenylalanine catabolic process +   
L-threonine catabolic process to acetyl-CoA 
L-threonine catabolic process to D-lactate 
L-threonine catabolic process to glycine  
L-threonine catabolic process to propionate 
leukotriene D4 catabolic process 
melatonin catabolic process 
mitomycin C catabolic process 
monensin A catabolic process 
morphine catabolic process 
N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process  
N-acetylneuraminate catabolic process  
naphthalene catabolic process 
neosartoricin catabolic process 
nicotianamine catabolic process 
nicotinate catabolic process 
nicotine catabolic process 
nitric oxide catabolic process  
oxytetracycline catabolic process 
paromomycin catabolic process 
pectin catabolic process +  
phenanthrene catabolic process +  
phenol catabolic process 
platelet activating factor catabolic process 
poly-N-acetyllactosamine catabolic process 
progesterone catabolic process  
propionate catabolic process +   
quercetin catabolic process 
quinolinate catabolic process  
regulation of chitin metabolic process +  
riboflavin catabolic process 
S-adenosylmethionine catabolic process +  
salicylic acid catabolic process 
scopolamine catabolic process 
spermine catabolic process  
tensidol A catabolic process 
terrequinone A catabolic process 
tetrahydrobiopterin catabolic process 
thiamine-containing compound catabolic process +  
toluene catabolic process +  
trichloroethylene catabolic process 
uracil catabolic process  
vanillin catabolic process 
verruculogen catabolic process 
vistamycin catabolic process 
vitamin B6 catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolic process ;   beta-1,4-linked N-acetylglucosamine catabolism ;   chitin breakdown ;   chitin catabolism ;   chitin degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, ISBN:0198506732

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