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Term:
guanine catabolic process (GO:0006147)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
adenine catabolic process 
anaerobic purine nucleobase catabolic process 
GMP catabolic process to guanine  
guanine biosynthetic process +   
guanine catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of guanine, 2-amino-6-hydroxypurine, a purine that is one of the five main bases found in nucleic acids and a component of a number of phosphorylated guanosine derivatives whose metabolic or regulatory functions are important.
hypoxanthine catabolic process  
xanthine catabolic process  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: guanine breakdown ;   guanine catabolism ;   guanine degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:go_curators

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