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Term:
ceramide catabolic process (GO:0046514)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
ceramide biosynthetic process +   
ceramide catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of ceramides, any N-acetylated sphingoid.
ceramide phosphoethanolamine catabolic process 
ganglioside metabolic process +   
glycosphingolipid catabolic process +   
glycosylceramide metabolic process +   
lactosylceramide metabolic process +   
sphinganine-1-phosphate catabolic process 
sphingoid catabolic process +   
sphingomyelin catabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ceramide breakdown ;   ceramide catabolism ;   ceramide degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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