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Term:
putrescine catabolic process (GO:0009447)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (1) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
atrazine catabolic process +  
nor-spermidine catabolic process 
putrescine acetylation  
putrescine biosynthetic process +   
putrescine catabolic process  
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of putrescine, 1,4-diaminobutane; putrescine is the metabolic precursor of spermidine and spermine.
spermidine catabolic process  
spermine catabolic process  
thermospermine catabolic process 
trimethylenediamine catabolic process 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: putrescine breakdown ;   putrescine catabolism ;   putrescine degradation
Definition Sources: GOC:ai

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