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Term:
sphingomyelin catabolic process (GO:0006685)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
5alpha,9alpha,10beta-labda-8(20),13-dien-15-yl diphosphate catabolic process 
ceramide catabolic process +   
ceramide phosphoethanolamine catabolic process 
copal-8-ol diphosphate(3-) catabolic process 
farnesyl diphosphate catabolic process  
geranylgeranyl diphosphate catabolic process  
glycerophospholipid catabolic process +   
glycosphingolipid catabolic process +   
positive regulation of phospholipid catabolic process +   
regulation of phospholipid catabolic process +   
sphinganine-1-phosphate catabolic process 
sphingoid catabolic process +   
sphingomyelin biosynthetic process  
sphingomyelin catabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of sphingomyelin, N-acyl-4-sphingenyl-1-O-phosphorylcholine.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: sphingomyelin breakdown ;   sphingomyelin catabolism ;   sphingomyelin degradation
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198506732

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