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Term:norepinephrine catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of norepinephrine, a hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla, and a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic peripheral nervous system and in some tracts in the central nervous system. It is also the demethylated biosynthetic precursor of epinephrine.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: levarterenol catabolic process;   levarterenol catabolism;   noradrenaline catabolic process;   noradrenaline catabolism;   norepinephrine breakdown;   norepinephrine catabolism;   norepinephrine degradation
 xref: Wikipedia:Norepinephrine#Degradation


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  biological_process 20027
    metabolic process 12278
      catabolic process 2560
        organic substance catabolic process 2109
          organonitrogen compound catabolic process 1320
            catecholamine catabolic process 7
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    metabolic process 12278
      cellular metabolic process 11085
        cellular aromatic compound metabolic process 5715
          phenol-containing compound metabolic process 124
            catechol-containing compound metabolic process 59
              catecholamine metabolic process 59
                norepinephrine metabolic process 17
                  norepinephrine catabolic process 0
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