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Term:
vitamin D catabolic process (GO:0042369)
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(17Z)-protosta-17(20),24-dien-3beta-ol catabolic process 
(R)-mevalonic acid catabolic process 
2,5-dihydroxypyridine catabolic process +  
achromobactin catabolic process 
ajmaline catabolic process 
alcohol catabolic process +   
androgen catabolic process  
bile acid catabolic process  
brexanolone catabolic process 
C21-steroid hormone catabolic process +   
cyanuric acid catabolic process 
ecdysteroid catabolic process +  
ergosteryl 3-beta-D-glucoside catabolic process 
estrogen catabolic process  
glucocorticoid catabolic process +   
glycyrrhetinate catabolic process 
helvolic acid catabolic process 
lactate catabolic process +   
leukotriene B4 catabolic process  
mandelate catabolic process +  
mineralocorticoid catabolic process +  
phenol-containing compound catabolic process +   
phytosteroid catabolic process +  
pyridoxal phosphate catabolic process  
quercetin catabolic process 
quinate catabolic process 
retinoic acid catabolic process  
shikimate catabolic process 
sterol catabolic process +   
terrequinone A catabolic process 
vitamin D biosynthetic process +   
vitamin D catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of vitamin D, any of a group of related, fat-soluble compounds that are derived from delta-5,7 steroids and play a central role in calcium metabolism. Specific forms of vitamin D include calciferol (ergocalciferol; vitamin D2) and cholecalciferol (calciol; vitamin D3).
vitamin D2 metabolic process 
vitamin D3 metabolic process +   
vitamin D4 metabolic process 
vitamin D5 metabolic process 
vitamin K catabolic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: vitamin D breakdown ;   vitamin D catabolism ;   vitamin D degradation
Narrow Synonyms: calciferol catabolic process ;   calciferol catabolism ;   cholecalciferol biosynthesis ;   cholecalciferol biosynthetic process ;   ergocalciferol biosynthesis ;   ergocalciferol biosynthetic process
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0471331309

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