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Term:
galactose catabolic process (GO:0019388)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (9) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (7) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
allose catabolic process +  
beta-D-galactofuranose metabolic process +  
fructose catabolic process +   
fucose catabolic process +   
galactose biosynthetic process +  
galactose catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of galactose, the aldohexose galacto-hexose.
galactose to glucose-1-phosphate metabolic process 
glucose catabolic process +   
hexose catabolic process to acetate 
hexose catabolic process to acetone 
hexose catabolic process to butan-1-ol 
hexose catabolic process to butyrate +  
hexose catabolic process to ethanol +  
hexose catabolic process to propan-2-ol 
mannose catabolic process +   
rhamnose catabolic process +  
sorbose catabolic process +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: galactose breakdown ;   galactose catabolism ;   galactose degradation
Xrefs: MetaCyc:GALDEG-PWY
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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