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Term:bacteriocin catabolic process
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Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a bacteriocin, any of a heterogeneous group of polypeptide antibiotics that are secreted by certain bacterial strains and are able to kill cells of other susceptible (frequently related) strains after adsorption at specific receptors on the cell surface. They include the colicins, and their mechanisms of action vary.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: bacteriocin breakdown;   bacteriocin catabolism;   bacteriocin degradation

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  biological_process 18877
    detoxification 151
      detoxification of nitrogen compound 5
        bacteriocin catabolic process 0
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    metabolic process 11591
      nitrogen compound metabolic process 9873
        cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process 6553
          cellular amide metabolic process 1512
            peptide metabolic process 1248
              peptide antibiotic metabolic process 0
                bacteriocin metabolic process 0
                  bacteriocin catabolic process 0
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