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Term:
tyrosine catabolic process (GO:0006572)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate catabolic process 
3-cyano-L-alanine catabolic process 
4-hydroxyproline catabolic process  
anthranilate catabolic process 
aromatic amino acid family catabolic process to alcohol via Ehrlich pathway 
aromatic amino acid family catabolic process to carboxylic acid via Ehrlich pathway 
aspartate family amino acid catabolic process +   
citrulline catabolic process 
D-amino acid catabolic process +   
D-tyrosine metabolic process +  
discadenine catabolic process 
dopamine biosynthetic process from tyrosine  
erythrose 4-phosphate/phosphoenolpyruvate family amino acid catabolic process +   
glutamine family amino acid catabolic process +   
histidine catabolic process +   
homocysteine catabolic process  
isoleucine catabolic process  
L-kynurenine catabolic process  
L-phenylalanine catabolic process +   
leucine catabolic process +   
melanin biosynthetic process from tyrosine  
N(omega),N(omega)-dimethyl-L-arginine catabolic process 
N(omega)-methyl-L-arginine catabolic process 
N-alpha,N-alpha,N-alpha-trimethyl-L-histidine catabolic process +  
nopaline catabolic process +  
ornithine catabolic process +   
phosphoarginine catabolic process 
pyruvate family amino acid catabolic process +   
S-adenosylhomocysteine catabolic process  
sarcosine catabolic process  
serine family amino acid catabolic process +   
stachydrine catabolic process 
tryptophan catabolic process +   
tyrosine biosynthetic process +   
tyrosine catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of tyrosine, an aromatic amino acid, 2-amino-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid.
ubiquinone biosynthetic process from tyrosine 
valine catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: tyrosine breakdown ;   tyrosine catabolism ;   tyrosine degradation
Xrefs: MIPS_funcat:01.01.09.05.02
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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