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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:ketone body catabolic process
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Accession:GO:0046952 term browser browse the term
Definition:The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of ketone bodies, any one of the three substances: acetoacetate, D-3-hydroxybutyrate (beta-hydroxybutyrate) or acetone. Ketone bodies can be used as an energy source as an alternative to glucose. Utilization of ketone bodies in peripheral tissues involves conversion of acetoacetate to acetoacetyl-CoA, which is then converted to two molecules of acetyl-CoA.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: ketolysis;   ketone body breakdown;   ketone body catabolism;   ketone body degradation;   utilization of ketone bodies
 xref: MetaCyc:PWY66-368;   Reactome:R-HSA-77108


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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Acat1 acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase 1 involved_in ISO (PMID:1979337) RGD PMID:1979337 NCBI chr 8:58,166,990...58,195,884
Ensembl chr 8:58,166,990...58,195,884
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G Acat2 acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase 2 IEP RGD PMID:5116556 RGD:2326095 NCBI chr 1:47,972,399...47,992,654
Ensembl chr 1:47,972,399...47,992,653
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G Oxct1 3-oxoacid CoA transferase 1 acts_upstream_of_or_within ISO MGI:4364940 (MGI:4946851|PMID:21209089) RGD PMID:21209089 MGI:4946851 NCBI chr 2:53,859,738...54,007,733
Ensembl chr 2:53,859,737...54,007,756
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G Oxct2b 3-oxoacid CoA transferase 2B involved_in IEA GO_REF:0000002 InterPro GO_REF:0000002 NCBI chr 5:140,813,957...140,815,711 JBrowse link

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  biological_process 19612
    metabolic process 11882
      catabolic process 2536
        cellular catabolic process 2170
          ketone body catabolic process 4
            acetoacetic acid catabolic process 0
            acetone catabolic process 0
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  biological_process 19612
    cellular process 18457
      cellular metabolic process 10839
        generation of precursor metabolites and energy 518
          ketone body metabolic process 10
            ketone body catabolic process 4
              acetoacetic acid catabolic process 0
              acetone catabolic process 0
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