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Term:
neurotransmitter catabolic process (GO:0042135)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acetylcholine metabolic process +   
aldehyde catabolic process +   
alkane catabolic process +  
alkene catabolic process +  
alkyne catabolic process +  
amyloid-beta clearance by cellular catabolic process  
antibiotic catabolic process +  
aromatic compound catabolic process +   
autophagy +   
cellular alcohol catabolic process +  
cellular carbohydrate catabolic process +   
cellular lipid catabolic process +   
cellular macromolecule catabolic process +   
cellular nitrogen compound catabolic process +   
drug catabolic process +   
glycerol ether catabolic process +   
heterocycle catabolic process +   
hydrogen peroxide catabolic process +   
ketone body catabolic process +   
ketone catabolic process +   
negative regulation of cellular catabolic process +   
neurotransmitter biosynthetic process +   
neurotransmitter catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of any of a group of substances that are released on excitation from the axon terminal of a presynaptic neuron of the central or peripheral nervous system and travel across the synaptic cleft to either excite or inhibit the target cell.
octopamine metabolic process +   
organic acid catabolic process +   
organomercury catabolic process +  
peptide catabolic process +   
peptidyl-diphthamide catabolic process 
peptidyl-diphthine catabolic process 
phenylethylamine metabolic process involved in synaptic transmission +  
pheromone catabolic process 
polyphosphate catabolic process  
positive regulation of cellular catabolic process +   
receptor catabolic process +   
regulation of cellular catabolic process +   
sulfur compound catabolic process +   
toxin catabolic process +   
vitamin catabolic process +   
xenobiotic catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: neurotransmitter breakdown ;   neurotransmitter catabolism ;   neurotransmitter degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:jl

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