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Term:
ganglioside catabolic process (GO:0006689)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ganglioside biosynthetic process +   
ganglioside catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of ganglioside, a ceramide oligosaccharide carrying, in addition to other sugar residues, one or more sialic residues.
glycosylceramide catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ganglioside breakdown ;   ganglioside catabolism ;   ganglioside degradation
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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