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Term:
arginine catabolic process (GO:0006527)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
arginine biosynthetic process +   
arginine catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of arginine, 2-amino-5-(carbamimidamido)pentanoic acid.
asparagine catabolic process +   
D-arginine metabolic process 
glutamate catabolic process +   
glutamine catabolic process +   
proline catabolic process +   
putrescine biosynthetic process from arginine +   
regulation of arginine metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: arginine breakdown ;   arginine catabolism ;   arginine degradation
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:01.01.03.05.02
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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