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Term:menaquinone catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of menaquinones, any of the quinone-derived compounds synthesized by intestinal bacteria. Structurally, menaquinones consist of a methylated naphthoquinone ring structure and side chains composed of a variable number of unsaturated isoprenoid residues. Menaquinones have vitamin K activity and are known as vitamin K2.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: menaquinone breakdown;   menaquinone catabolism;   menaquinone degradation;   menatetrenone catabolic process;   menatetrenone catabolism;   multiprenylmenaquinone catabolic process;   multiprenylmenaquinone catabolism;   vitamin K2 catabolic process;   vitamin K2 catabolism

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Cyp4f1 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily f, polypeptide 1 JBrowse link 7 15,179,472 15,191,113 RGD:13792537
G Cyp4f18 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily f, polypeptide 18 JBrowse link 16 19,501,680 19,528,935 RGD:13792537
G Cyp4f4 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily f, polypeptide 4 JBrowse link 7 14,891,062 14,907,250 RGD:13792537
G Cyp4f40 cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily f, polypeptide 40 JBrowse link 7 14,865,941 14,880,084 RGD:13792537

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  biological_process 19858
    metabolic process 12097
      cellular metabolic process 10918
        cellular ketone metabolic process 225
          quinone metabolic process 38
            menaquinone metabolic process 5
              menaquinone catabolic process 4
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