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Term:
tryptophan catabolic process to kynurenine (GO:0019441)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
L-kynurenine metabolic process +   
tryptophan catabolic process to acetyl-CoA  
tryptophan catabolic process to catechol 
tryptophan catabolic process to indole-3-acetate 
tryptophan catabolic process to kynurenine  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of tryptophan into other compounds, including kynurenine.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: tryptophan breakdown to kynurenine ;   tryptophan degradation to kynurenine
Xrefs: MetaCyc:TRPKYNCAT-PWY
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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